Robert N. Scola, Jr.
|Robert N. Scola, Jr.|
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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida|
|Appointed by:||Barack Obama|
|Active:||10/19/2011 - Current|
|Preceded by:||Paul Huck|
|Past post:||Florida Eleventh Circuit Court, Family Division|
|Undergraduate:||Brown U., B.A., 1977|
|Law School:||Boston College Law, J.D., 1980|
Federal judicial nomination
On May 4, 2011 Obama nominated Robert N. Scola, Jr. to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida to a seat vacated by Paul Huck. Obama told the press, "These individuals have demonstrated the talent, expertise, and fair-mindedness Americans expect and deserve from their judicial system. I am grateful for their willingness to serve and confident that they will apply the law with the utmost impartiality and integrity."
Early life and education
Scola received a bachelors from Brown University in 1977 and a J.D. from the Boston College Law School in 1980.