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Alia Moses

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Alia Moses
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #3
Station:   Del Rio, TX
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   11/15/2002 - Present
Preceded by:   Harry Hudspeth
Past post:   Western District of Texas, Magistrate Judge
Past term:   1997 - 2002
Personal History
Born:   1962
Hometown:   Eagle Pass, TX
Undergraduate:   Texas Woman's U., B.B.A., 1983
Law School:   University of Texas Law, J.D., 1986

Alia Moses is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas. She joined the Court in 2002 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]

Early life and education

A native of Texas, Moses graduated in 1983 from Texas Woman's University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, and in 1986 from the University of Texas Law School with a Juris Doctor degree.[1]

Professional career

After law school, Moses worked from 1986 to 1990 as a county attorney for the Travis County Attorney's Office in Austin, Texas. In 1990, Moses joined the U.S. Attorney's Office as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Del Rio Division of the Western District of Texas. There she served as the division chief from 1990 to 1997. In 1997, Moses began private practice work as a mediator licensed in the State of Texas.[1]

Judicial career

Western District of Texas

Moses began her Federal judicial career as a United States Magistrate Judge when she was appointed to a four-year term from 1997 until 2000. In 2000, she was promoted to a full-term Magistrate Judge.

On the unanimous recommendation of Texas U.S. Senators Kay Bailey Hutchinson and Phil Gramm, Moses was nominated on July 11, 2002 by President George W. Bush to serve as a United States District Judge. Her assumed seat was formerly held by Harry Hudspeth, who moved into senior status. Moses was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 14, 2002 and received her commission on November 15, 2002.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Harry Hudspeth
Western District of Texas
2002–Current
Seat #3
Succeeded by:
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