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Paul Huck

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Paul Huck
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Title:   Senior Judge
Position:   Seat #6T
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   7/11/2000 - 8/31/2010
Senior:   8/31/2010 - Present
Preceded by:   Kenneth Ryskamp
Succeeded by:   Robert N. Scola, Jr.
Personal History
Hometown:   Covington, KY.
Undergraduate:   University of Florida, B.A., 1962
Law School:   University of Florida School of Law, J.D., 1965

Paul C. Huck is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He joined the court in 2000 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Huck assumed senior status on August 31, 2010.

Early life and education

Born in Covington, Kentucky, Huck graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor's degree in 1962 and later received a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida School of Law in 1965.[1]

Professional career

Huck served in the United States Army Reserves from 1965 to 1972 and was a private practice attorney in the State of Florida from 1965 to 2000.[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of Florida

On the recommendation of U.S. Senator Bob Graham, Huck was nominated to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida by President Bill Clinton on May 9, 2000 to a seat vacated by Kenneth Ryskamp. Huck was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 30, 2000 and received commission on July 11, 2000.[2] Huck was succeeded in this position by Robert N. Scola, Jr..

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Kenneth Ryskamp
Southern District of Florida
Seat #6T
Succeeded by:
Robert N. Scola, Jr.