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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Active:||07/29/2002 - Present|
|Chief:||2013 - Present|
|Preceded by:||Sylvia Rambo|
|Undergraduate:||Cornell, B.A., 1979|
|Law School:||Dickinson Law, J.D., 1982|
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.
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.
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. Conner has served as the chief judge since 2013.
|Federal judicial offices|
|Middle District of Pennsylvania
Thomas Blewitt • William Arbuckle • Martin C. Carlson • Susan E. Schwab • Karoline Mehalchick •
|Former Article III judges||
|Former Chief judges|