William Hayes

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William Hayes
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of California
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #11
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   10/6/2003 - Present
Preceded by:   116 Stat. 1758
Personal History
Born:   1956
Hometown:   Bronxville, NY
Undergraduate:   Syracuse U., B.S., 1978
Law School:   Syracuse U. School of Law, J.D., 1983
Grad. School:   Syracuse U. Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., 1983



William Hayes is a federal judge in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. He joined the court in 2003 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.

Early life and education

Hayes graduated from Syracuse with his bachelor's degree in 1978 and also graduated from Syracuse Law with his juris doctorate degree in 1983 and also graduated from the Syracuse University Graduate School of Business with his Master's in Business Administration degree in 1983.

Professional career

Hayes began his legal career as a private practice attorney from 1983 to 1986. In 1987, Hayes joined the U.S. Attorney's Office as the Chief Assistant US Attorney in the Criminal Division for the Southern District of Calfornia from 1987 to 2003. In addition to private practice work, Hayes served as a Adjunct faculty at National College from 1984 to 1985, the University of Colorado at Denver from 1985 to 1986, the Thomas Jefferson School of Law from 1989 to 1996 and at the University of San Diego Law School in 1998

Judicial career

Southern District of California

Hayes was nominated by President George W. Bush on May 1, 2003 to a new judgeship created by 116 Stat. 1758 which was approved by Congress. Burns was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 2, 2003 on a supermajority 98-0-2 vote and received commission on October 6, 2003[1].

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Southern District of California
2003–Current
Seat #11
Succeeded by:
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