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Name Cogburn, Max Oliver Jr.
City Asheville
State NC
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:

Cogburn, Max Oliver Jr.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cogburn, Max Oliver Jr.
Born 1951 in Cambridge, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Lacy H. Thornburg. Confirmed by the Senate on March 10, 2011, and received commission on March 11, 2011.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 1995-2004

Education:
University of North Carolina, B.A., 1973
Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:
Private practice, Asheville, North Carolina, 1976-1980, 1995, 2004-2011
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of North Carolina, 1980-1992
Private practice, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1992-1995

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, May 27, 2010; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) PB-NC-0006 : General Synod of the United Church of Christ v. Cooper


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