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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Colorado|
|Appointed by:||Bill Clinton|
|Active:||7/25/1996 - 4/1/2008|
|Senior:||4/1/2008 - Present|
|Preceded by:||James Carrigan|
|Succeeded by:||Christine Arguello|
|Undergraduate:||University of Colorado Law, 1963|
|Law School:||University of Chicago Law, 1965|
Walker David Miller is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Colorado. He joined the court in 1996 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Miller is serving on senior status.
Early life and education
Miller graduated from the University of Colorado School of Law in Boulder with his Bachelors of Law degree in 1963 and later graduated from the University of Chicago Law School with his Master of Laws degree in 1965.
After law school, Miller spent the majority of his legal career in private practice in the State of Colorado from 1965 to 1966 and 1969 to 1996. For three years from 1966 to 1969, Miller was a full-time assistant professor of law for the University of Kansas School of Law in Lawrence, Kansas.
District of Colorado
On the recommendation of Colorado Congressman Pat Schroeder, Miller was nominated by President Bill Clinton on April 18, 1996, to a seat vacated by Judge James Carrigan. Miller was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 11, 1996, on a majority voice vote and received commission on July 25, 1996. He assumed senior status on April 1, 2008. Miller was succeeded in this position by Judge Christine Arguello.
- Miller Biography from the Federal Judicial Center
- THOMAS, "Nomination of Walker Miller," July 1, 2009(Search for Walker Miller)
|Federal judicial offices|
|District of Colorado
|Magistrate judges||David West • Kathleen Tafoya • Kristen Mix • Michael Hegarty • Craig Shaffer • Michael Watanabe • Gordon Gallagher •|
|Former Article III judges||
Moses Hallett • William E. Doyle (Colorado) • Edward Nottingham • Zita Weinshienk • John Porfilio • Robert E. Lewis • John Foster Symes • Olin Chilson • Alfred Arraj • Jean Breitenstein • James Carrigan • Phillip Figa • Sherman Finesilver • Daniel Sparr • Fred Winner • William Knous •
|Former Chief judges|