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Name Bredar, James Kelleher
City Baltimore
State MD
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Bredar, James Kelleher
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Bredar, James Kelleher
Born 1957 in Omaha, NE

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by Barack Obama on April 21, 2010, to a seat vacated by J. Frederick Motz. Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 2010, and received commission on December 17, 2010.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1998-2010

Education:
Harvard University, B.A., 1979
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1982

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Richard P. Matsch, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 1983-1984
Deputy district attorney, Fourteenth Judicial District, Colorado, 1984-1985
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Colorado, 1985-1989
Assistant federal public defender, District of Colorado, 1989-1991, 1992
Director, London office, Vera Institute of Justice, 1991-1992
Federal public defender, District of Maryland, 1992-1998

compress summary

Case(s) PN-MD-0002 : Maryland State Conference of NAACP Branches v. Department of Maryland State Police


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