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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|
|Alternative term:||2/13/2013 - 5/18/2019|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Active:||10/24/2001 - Present|
|Chief:||2005 - Present|
|Preceded by:||Thomas R. Brett|
|Past post:||Northern District of Oklahoma, Magistrate|
|Undergraduate:||Trinity College, B.A., 1972|
|Law School:||Fordham Law, J.D., 1976|
Early life and education
Born in the Bronx, New York, Eagan graduated from Trinity College in Washington, DC with her bachelor's degree in 1972 and from Fordham University Law School with her Juris Doctor degree in 1976.
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, Magistrate
Eagan was a magistrate judge for the Northern District of Oklahoma from 1998-2001.
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 Thomas Rutherford Brett. Eagan was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 23, 2001 on a Senate vote and received commission on October 24, 2001. Eagan has served as the Chief Judge of the Court since 2005.
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
|Federal judicial offices|
Thomas R. Brett
|Northern District of Oklahoma
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|
|Magistrate judges||Frank McCarthy • Paul Cleary • Lane Wilson •|
|Former Article III judges||
David Russell • Franklin Elmore Kennamer • Alfred Murrah • Bower Broaddus • Luther Bohanon • William Wallace • Billy Burrage • Harold Cook • Frederick Daugherty • Allen Barrow • Thomas Brett • Sven Holmes • Royce Savage •
|Former Chief judges|
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