Christopher Conner

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Christopher Conner
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
Title:   Chief Judge
Position:   Seat #5
Station:   Harrisburg, PA
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   07/29/2002 - Present
Chief:   2013 - Present
Preceded by:   Sylvia Rambo
Personal History
Born:   1957
Hometown:   Harrisburg, PA
Undergraduate:   Cornell, B.A., 1979
Law School:   Dickinson Law, J.D., 1982
Christopher Conner is the chief judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. He joined the court in 2002 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. He has served as the chief judge since 2013.

Early life and education

Born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Conner graduated from Cornell University with his bachelor's degree in 1979 and later from the Dickinson School of Law with his Juris Doctor degree in 1982.[1]

Professional career

Conner spent his pre-judicial legal career as a private practice attorney in the State of Pennsylvania from 1982 to 2002 and also served as a Adjunct professor at the Widener University School of Law in 2000.[1]

Judicial career

Middle District of Pennsylvania

On the recommendation of Pennsylvania U.S. Senators Rick Santorum and Arlen Specter Conner was nominated to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania by President George W. Bush on February 28, 2002 to a seat vacated by Sylvia Rambo. Conner was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 26, 2002 on a majority vote and received commission on July 29, 2002.[2] Conner has served as the chief judge since 2013.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Sylvia Rambo
Middle District of Pennsylvania
2002–Current
Seat #5
Succeeded by:
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