Gregory Presnell

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Gregory Presnell
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Title:   Senior Judge
Station:   Orlando, FL
Service:
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   7/31/2000 - 4/1/2012
Senior:   4/1/2012 - Present
Preceded by:   113 Stat. 1501
Succeeded by:   Sheri Chappell
Personal History
Born:   1942
Hometown:   Tampa, FL.
Undergraduate:   College of William and Mary, 1964
Law School:   University of Florida Law, 1966
Gregory A. Presnell is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He joined the court in 2000 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Prior to appointment, Presnell was a private practice attorney in Florida. He assumed senior status on April 1, 2012.[1]

Early life and education

Born in Tampa, Florida, Presnell graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1964 and later graduated from the University of Florida Law School in 1966.[1]

Professional career

Presnell was a private practice attorney in Orlando from 1967 to 2000.[1]

Judicial career

Middle District of Florida

On the recommendation of Senator Bob Graham, Presnell was nominated to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida by President Bill Clinton on June 8, 2000 to a new judgeship created by 113 Stat. 1501, which was approved by Congress. Presnell was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 21, 2000 on a Senate vote and received commission on July 31, 2000.[2] He assumed senior status on April 1, 2012.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Middle District of Florida
2000–2012
Succeeded by:
Sheri Chappell


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