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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma|
|Alternative court:||United States Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by:||Thomas R. Brett|
|Past post:||Northern District of Oklahoma, Magistrate|
|Undergraduate:||Trinity College, 1972|
|Law School:||Fordham Law School, 1976|
Claire Eagan is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. She joined the court in 2001 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Eagan served as chief judge of the court from 2005 to 2012. Prior to joining the court, Eagan was a magistrate judge for the district.
Eagan was a law clerk to former federal judge Allen Barrow in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma from 1976 to 1978. From 1978 to 1998, Eagan was a private practice attorney in Oklahoma.
Northern District of Oklahoma
On September 4, 2001, on the recommendation of Senators James Inhofe and Don Nicles, Eagan was nominated to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma by President George W. Bush to a seat vacated by Judge Thomas Rutherford Brett. Eagan was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 23, 2001, and received commission on October 24, 2001. Eagan served as the chief judge of the court from 2005 to 2012.
Northern District of Oklahoma, Magistrate
Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Eagan was appointed to the United States Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on February 13, 2013.
- Claire Eagan's Biography from the Federal Judicial Center
- Tulsa World, "When will justice come for wronged workers?," February 6, 2012 (dead link)
|Federal judicial offices|
Thomas R. Brett
|Northern District of Oklahoma
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|
|Magistrate judges||Frank McCarthy (Oklahoma) • Paul Cleary • Lane Wilson •|
|Former Article III judges||
David L. Russell • Franklin Elmore Kennamer • Alfred Murrah • James Ellison • Bower Broaddus • Luther Bohanon • William Wallace (Oklahoma) • Billy Burrage • Harold Cook • Frederick Daugherty • Allen Barrow • Thomas Brett • Sven Holmes • Royce Savage •
|Former Chief judges|