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Name Skavdahl, Scott Wesley
City Lincoln
State WY
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:

Skavdahl, Scott Wesley
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Skavdahl, Scott Wesley
Born 1966 in Lincoln, NE

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming
Nominated by Barack Obama on February 16, 2011, to a seat vacated by William F. Downes. Confirmed by the Senate on November 3, 2011, and received commission on November 7, 2011.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 2001-2003, 2011; part-time, 2001-2003

Education:
University of Wyoming, B.S., 1989
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1992

Professional Career:
Private practice, Casper, Wyoming, 1992-1994, 1997-2003
Law clerk, Hon. William F. Downes, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 1994-1997
Judge, Wyoming District Court, Seventh Judicial District, 2003-2011

compress summary

Case(s) FA-WY-0001 : Diocese of Cheyenne v. Sebelius
PB-WY-0002 : Guzzo v. Mead


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