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|Current Court Information:|
|United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Active:||2/2/2007 - Present|
|Chief:||3/14/2012 - Present|
|Preceded by:||Sven Holmes|
|Past post:||14th Judicial District|
|Undergraduate:||University of Tulsa, B.A., 1981|
|Law School:||University of Michigan Law, J.D., 1984|
Gregory Frizzell is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. He joined the court in 2007 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Prior to appointment, Frizzell was a judge on the 14th Judicial District.
On March 14, 2012, Frizzell was elevated to the position of chief judge.
Early life and education
Frizzell graduated from the University of Tulsa with his bachelor's degree in 1981 and from the University of Michigan Law School with a Juris Doctor in 1984.
- 2007-Present: Judge, United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
- 1997-2007: Judge, 14th Judicial District
- 1997: Appointed, Oklahoma Judicial Nominating Commission
- 1995-1997: General Counsel, Oklahoma Tax Commission
- 1986-1995: Attorney, private practice
- 1984-1986: Law clerk, Judge Thomas Brett
Northern District of Oklahoma
On the recommendation of Senators Tom Coburn and James Inhofe, Frizzell was nominated to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma by President George W. Bush on January 9, 2007, to a seat vacated by Sven Holmes. The Senate confirmed Frizzell's nomination on February 1, 2007 by unanimous consent, and Frizzell received commission on February 2, 2007.
|Federal judicial offices|
|Northern District of Oklahoma
|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|