Thomas Rose

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Thomas Rose
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #7
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   5/10/2002 - Present
Preceded by:   Herman Weber
Personal History
Born:   1948
Hometown:   Circleville, OH
Undergraduate:   Ohio U., B.S., 1970
Law School:   U. of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D., 1973
Military service:   Ohio U. ROTC 1966 - 1970; U.S. Army Reserve 1970 - 1978



Thomas M. Rose is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. He joined the court in 2002 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.

Early Life and Career

An Ohio native, Rose graduated from Ohio University with his bachelor's degree in 1970. He graduated with his Juris Doctor from the University of Cincinnati College of Law in 1973. Rose served on the Ohio University ROTC from 1966 to 1970, and in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1970-1978.[1]

Professional career

Rose started his legal career in 1973 in private practice in Ohio. At the same time, Rose was a part-time assistant prosecutor in the Greene County Prosecutor's Office, a position he filled full time from 1973 to 1975. Rose returned to private practice in 1975, became the Chief Juvenile Court referee in the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in 1976, and then returned again to private practice in 1978 where he remained until 1991.

Rose also served as the Chief Assistant in Charge in the Civil Division of the Greene County Prosecutor's Office from 1978 to 1991 before being elected judge in the Greene County Common Pleas Court in 1991. He served in this capacity until his nomination to the Federal bench in 2002.[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of Ohio

On the recommendation of Senators Mike DeWine and George Vonovich, Rose was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 23, 2002, to a seat vacated by Herman Weber as Weber went on senior status. Rose was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 9, 2002 on a senate vote and received commission on May 10, 2002.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Herman Weber
Southern District of Ohio
2002–Current
Seat #7
Succeeded by:
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