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Timothy DeGiusti
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #1
Station:   Oklahoma City, OK
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   8/9/2007 - Present
Preceded by:   Timothy Leonard
Personal History
Born:   1962
Hometown:   Oklahoma City, OK
Undergraduate:   University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1985
Law School:   University of Oklahoma Law, J.D., 1988
Military service:   U.S. Army Reserve 1981-2003,
U.S. Army JAG 1990-1993
Timothy D. DeGiusti is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma. He joined the court in 2007 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Prior to appointment, DeGiusti was a private practice attorney in Oklahoma.[1]

Early life and education

A native Oklahoman, DeGiusti graduated from the University of Oklahoma with his bachelor's degree in 1985 and his Juris Doctorate degree in 1988.[1]

Professional career

DeGiusti has been a private practice attorney from 1988 to 1990 and 1993 to 2007 in the State of Oklahoma, also DeGiusti was a adjunct professor at the University of Oklahoma Law School from 1998 to 2003.[1]

Military service

DeGiusti has served in the Military, first in the Oklahoma Army National Guard/U.S. Army Reserve from 1981 to 2003 on a reserve basis and also served on Active Duty in US Army JAG Corps from 1990 to 1993 serving during the Desert Storm-Iraq Conflict.[1]

Judicial career

Western District of Oklahoma

On the unanimous recommendation of Senators Tom Coburn and James Inhofe, DeGiusti was nominated by President George W. Bush on February 15, 2007 to a seat vacated by Timothy Leonard as Leonard went on senior status. DeGiusti was confirmed by the Senate on August 3, 2007 on a Senate vote and received commission on August 9, 2007.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Timothy Leonard
Western District of Oklahoma
2007–Current
Seat #1
Succeeded by:
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