David Bunning

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David Bunning
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #5
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   2/19/2002 - Present
Preceded by:   William Bertelsman
Personal History
Born:   1966
Hometown:   Ft. Thomas, KY
Undergraduate:   University of Kentucky, B.A., 1988
Law School:   University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1991

David L. Bunning is an Article III Federal Judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky. He joined the Court in 2002 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.

Early life and education

Born in Fort Thomas, Kentucky, Bunning graduated from the University of Kentucky with his bachelor's degree in 1988 and his Juris Doctor degree in 1991.[1]

Professional career

Bunning was a Law Clerk for the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Kentucky in 1991, before serving as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky from 1991 to 2002.[1]

Judicial career

Eastern District of Kentucky

On the recommendation of Senators Jim Bunning and Mitch McConnell, Bunning was nominated to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky by President George W. Bush on September 4, 2001 to a seat vacated by William Bertelsman as Bertelsman went on senior status. Bunning was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on a Senate vote on February 14, 2002 and received commission on February 19, 2002.[2]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
William Bertelsman
Eastern District of Kentucky
2002–Current
Seat #5
Succeeded by:
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