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John E. Dowdell
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
Past position:   Adjunct Settlement Judge
Past term:   1999-2012
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Wake Forest University
Law School:   U. of Tulsa
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
Confirmation:   Appointed 2/29/2012, Awaiting hearing
John E. Dowdell is currently a partner in the firm Norman Wohlgemuth Chandler & Dowdell, P.C., which is based in Tulsa, OK. He is also an Article III federal judge nominee for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. He was nominated by President Barack Obama on February 29, 2012. [1]

Early life and education

Dowdell received his J.D. in 1981 from the University of Tulsa School of Law and his B.A. in 1978 from Wake Forest University.[1]

Professional career

Dowdell worked with the law firm of Norman Wohlgemuth Chandler & Dowdell, P.C. from 1987 until 2012. From 1999 until 2012 he also served on a pro bono basis as an Adjunct Settlement Judge in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. From 1981 to 1983 Dowdell served as a law clerk for the Honorable William Holloway Jr. of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. [1]

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