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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas|
|Appointed by:||Ronald Reagan|
|Active:||10/17/1985 - 8/31/2000|
|Senior:||8/31/2000 - Present|
|Preceded by:||98 Stat. 333|
|Succeeded by:||David Godbey|
|Home State:||Dallas, TX|
|Undergraduate:||Southern Methodist U., B.B.A., 1956|
|Law School:||Southern Methodist U. School of Law, J.D., 1960|
Robert Maloney is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas. He joined the court in 1985 after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan. Maloney is a judge serving on senior status.
Early life and education
Maloney began his legal career as a Assistant district attorney for Dallas County from 1961 to 1962 before being a private practice attorney licensed in Texas from 1962 to 1984. Also, Maloney served as a State Representative in the Texas House of Representatives being elected in 1972 and was re-elected in 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980, and 1982 before being named Associate justice of the Fifth Circuit Texas Court of Appeals from 1983 to 1985.
Northern District of Texas
On the recommendation of Texas U.S. Senator Phil Gramm, Fish was appointed by President Ronald Reagan on July 23, 1985 to a new seat created by 98 Stat. 333 which was approved by Congress. Maloney was confirmed by the Senate on October 16, 1985, and received commission on October 17, 1985. Maloney later assumed senior status on August 31, 2000.
|Federal judicial offices|
|Northern District of Texas
Joe Fish • Robert Maloney •
|Magistrate judges||Kerry Roach • Clinton Averitte • Irma Ramirez • Nancy Koenig • Paul Stickney • Jeff Kaplan • Jeffrey Cureton • Renee Toliver • Scott Frost • David L. Horan •|
|Former Article III judges||
Andrew Phelps McCormick • Patrick Higginbotham • Robert Hill • John Rector • Edward Roscoe Meek • Harold Sanders • Jerry Buchmeyer • William Furgeson • James Clifton Wilson • William Hawley Atwell • Thomas Whitfield Davidson • David Belew • Leo Brewster • Joseph Dooley • Joe Estes • Sarah Hughes • Elton Kendall • Eldon Mahon • Robert Porter • William Taylor • Halbert Woodward •
|Former Chief judges|