Raymond Charles Clevenger III is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He is serving on senior status. He joined the court in 1990 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. 
Clevenger began his career as law clerk for former Associate Justice of the United States Byron White in the Supreme Court of the United States from 1966 to 1967 and was a private practice attorney in Washington, DC from 1967 to 1990 and also served as a Special assistant to general counsel for the U.S. Department of Transportation in 1972.
Federal judicial career
Clevenger was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on January 24, 1990 to a seat vacated by Oscar Davis as Davis died in active judicial service. Clevenger was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on April 27, 1990 on unanimous consent of the Senate and received commission on April 30, 1990. Clevenger assumed senior status on February 1, 2006.
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