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James Robart

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James Robart
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #3T
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   6/21/2004 - Present
Preceded by:   Thomas Zilly
Personal History
Born:   1947
Hometown:   Seattle, WA
Undergraduate:   Whitman College, B.A., 1969
Law School:   Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1973

James Robart is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington. He joined the court in 2004 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]

Early life and education

Born in Seattle, Washington, Robart graduated from Whitman College in Walla Walla with his bachelor's degree in 1969 and later from Georgetown Law Center with his J.D. degree in 1973.[1]

Professional career

Robart was a private practice attorney in the State of Washington from 1973 to 2004.[1]

Judicial career

Western District of Washington

Robart was nominated to the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington by George W. Bush on December 9, 2003, to a seat vacated by Judge Thomas Zilly. Robart was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 17, 2004, on a Senate vote and received commission on June 21, 2004.[2]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Thomas Zilly
Western District of Washington
2004–Current
Seat #3T
Succeeded by:
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