Mark Fuller

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Mark Fuller
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #3
Station:   Montgomery, AL
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   11/26/2002 - Present
Chief:   2004 - 2011
Preceded by:   Ira DeMent
Personal History
Born:   1958
Hometown:   Enterprise, AL
Undergraduate:   University of Alabama, B.S., 1982
Law School:   University of Alabama Law, J.D., 1985
Mark E. Fuller is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. Fuller served as the Chief Judge of the Court from 2004-2011. He joined the court in 2002 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Prior to appointment, Fuller was a district attorney for Alabama's 12th Judicial Circuit.[1]

Early life and education

Born in Enterprise, Alabama, Fuller graduated from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama with his bachelor's degree in 1982 and his Juris Doctor degree in 1985.[1]

Professional career

Fuller was a private practice attorney in the State of Alabama from 1985 to 1996 before being appointed Chief Assistant District Attorney to the 12th Judicial Circuit of Alabama. In 1997, Fuller was elected by the people of Alabama to become District attorney for Alabama's 12th Judicial Circuit until 2002.[1]

Judicial career

Middle District of Alabama

On the recommendation of Senators Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby, Fuller was nominated to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama by President George W. Bush on August 1, 2002 to a seat vacated by Ira DeMent as DeMent went on senior status. Fuller was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 14, 2002 on a Senate vote and received commission on November 26, 2002. He served as chief judge of the court from 2004-2011.[2]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Ira DeMent
Middle District of Alabama
Seat #3
Succeeded by: