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District Court Judge John A. Mendez, (JAM)

Federal Judicial Service:

Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 6, 2007, to a seat vacated by David F. Levi;
Confirmed by the Senate on April 10, 2008, and received commission on April 17, 2008.


Stanford University, B.A., 1977

Harvard Law School, J.D., 1980

Professional Career:

1980-1984, 1986-1992, 1993-2001
Private practice, California

Assistant U.S. attorney, United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of California

U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California

Judge, Sacramento County Superior Court, California