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Roy W. McLeese

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Roy W. McLeese
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Current Court Information:
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
Title:   Judge
Service:
Appointed by:   Barack Obama
Active:   2012-Present
Past post:   Chief of the Appellate Division, U.S. Attorney's Office of DC
Past term:   2010-2012
Past post 2:   Chief of the Appellate Division, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia
Past term 2:   2005-2010
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Harvard College, 1981
Law School:   New York University School of Law, 1985

Roy W. McLeese is a judge on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals. He was nominated to the court by President Barack Obama on November 17, 2011.[1][2]

Education

McLeese received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College in 1981 and his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1985.[1]

Career

  • 2010-2012: Chief of the Appellate Division, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia
  • 2010: Acting Deputy Solicitor General of the United States
  • 2005-2010: Chief of the Appellate Division, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia
  • 1999-2005: Deputy Chief of Appellate Division, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia
  • 1997-1999: Assistant to the Solicitor General of the United States
  • 1990-1997: Deputy Chief of Appellate Division, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia
  • 1987-1990: Assistant U.S. Attorney, United States Attorney's Office of the District of Columbia[1]

DC Court of Appeals nomination

Nomination Tracker
 Candidate:Roy W. McLeese
 Court:District of Columbia Court of Appeals
 Progress:Confirmed 189 days after nomination.
ApprovedANominated:11/17/2011
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ApprovedAConfirmed:5/24/2012
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McLeese was nominated to the District of Columbia Court of Appeals by President Barack Obama in November 2011. The nomination was confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2012.[3]

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