United States DISTRICT Judge Dale A. Drozd (DAD)

 

Federal Judicial Service:

United States District Court, Eastern District of California

Nominated by President Barack H. Obama on November 12, 2014, to a seat vacated by Anthony W. Ishii.  Confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 5, 2015, and received commission on November 2, 2015.

Chief United States Magistrate Judge, January 1, 2011 - November 1, 2015

United States Magistrate Judge, July 15, 1997 - November 1, 2015

 

Education:

University of Southern California, 1973-75

California State University at San Diego, B.A. 1977

University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, J.D. 1980

 

Professional Service:

1986 - 1997
Partner, Blackmon, Drozd & Snellings, Sacramento, California

1982 - 1985
Associate, Hallinan, Osterhoudt & Poplack, San Francisco, California

1980 - 1982
Law Clerk to the Hon. Lawrence K. Karlton, United States District Judge, Eastern District of California, Sacramento, California