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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida|
|Station:||Tampa Bay, FL|
|Appointed by:||George H.W. Bush|
|Active:||2/10/1992 - Present|
|Preceded by:||104 Stat. 5089|
|Undergraduate:||University of Florida, B.A., 1972|
|Law School:||University of Florida Law, J.D., 1975|
Steven Douglas Merryday is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He joined the court in 1992 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. Prior to appointment, Merryday was a private practice attorney in Florida.
Early life and education
A native Floridian, Merryday graduated from the University of Florida with both his bachelor's and Juris Doctorate degrees in 1972 and 1975.
Middle District of Florida
On the recommendation of U.S. Senator Connie Mack III, Merryday was nominated by George HW. Bush on September 23, 1991 to a new judgeship created by 104 Stat. 5089 which was authorized by Congress. Merryday was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on February 6, 1992 on a Senate vote and received commission on February 10, 1992.
Awards and associations
|Federal judicial offices|
|Middle District of Florida
Chief Judge: Anne Conway • Elizabeth Kovachevich • Steven Merryday • James Whittemore • John Steele • Tim Corrigan • Virginia Covington • Marcia Howard • Mary Scriven • Sheri Chappell • Charlene Honeywell • Roy Bale Dalton, Jr. • Carlos E. Mendoza • Brian J. Davis • Paul G. Byron
Patricia Fawsett • George Young • Howell Melton • William Castagna • John Moore • William Hodges • George Sharp • Harvey Schlesinger • Susan Bucklew • Henry Adams • Richard Lazzara • John Antoon • James S. Moody • Gregory Presnell •
|Magistrate judges||Thomas G. Wilson • Thomas McCoun, III • David A. Baker • Elizabeth Jenkins • Mark Pizzo • Karla Spaulding • Doug Frazier • Greg Kelley • James Klindt • Monte Richardson • Thomas B. Smith • Anthony E. Porcelli • Joel Toomey • Philip Lammens • Carol Mirando • Patricia D. Barksdale •|
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|