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Michael Luttig

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J. Michael Luttig (b. 1954) was a federal judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He was nominated by President George H.W. Bush.[1]

Education

  • Washington and Lee University, B.A., 1976
  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1981[1]

Professional career

  • Assistant counsel, Office of the President of the United States, 1981-1982
  • Law clerk, Hon. Antonin Scalia, U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 1982-1983
  • Law clerk, Chief Justice Warren Burger, Supreme Court of the United States, 1983-1984
  • Special assistant to the Chief Justice, Supreme Court of United States, 1984-1985
  • Private practice, Washington, DC, 1985-1989
  • Principal deputy assistant attorney general, Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, 1989-1990
  • Assistant attorney general, Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, 1990-1991
  • Counselor to the attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, 1990-1991
  • Senior vice president and general counsel, The Boeing Company, 2006-present[1]

Federal judicial career

Luttig was nominated to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit by George H.W. Bush on April 23, 1991, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089. He was confirmed by the Senate on July 26, 1991 and received commission on August 2, 1991. Luttig served the court until his resignation on May 10, 2006.[1]

References

Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA - new seat
Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
1991–2006
Succeeded by:
Steven Agee