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Name Breyer, Charles R.
City San Francisco
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Breyer, Charles R.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Breyer, Charles R.
Born 1941 in San Francisco, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 24, 1997, to a seat vacated by D. Lowell Jensen. Confirmed by the Senate on November 8, 1997, and received commission on November 12, 1997. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2011.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1963
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1966

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Oliver Carter, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1966-1967
Counsel, Legal Aid Society of San Francisco [California], 1967
Assistant district attorney, City and County of San Francisco, California, 1967-1973, 1979; chief assistant, 1979
Assistant special prosecutor, Watergate Special Prosecution Force, 1973-1974
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1974-1979, 1980-1997
Vice chair, U.S. Sentencing Commission, 2013-

compress summary

Case(s) DR-CA-0036 : Saldana-Neily v. Santa Cruz Sch. Dist.
DR-CA-0038 : Center for Independent Living v. Wal-Mart Stores
DR-CA-0051 : Smiley v. California Department of Education
EE-CA-0066 : Arnett v. California Public Employees' Retirement System
EE-CA-0303 : Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
EE-CA-0327 : EEOC v. AT&T, Inc.
FA-CA-0005 : Hoye v. City of Oakland
IM-CA-0054 : AFL-CIO v. Chertoff
IM-LA-0011 : Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Signal International, LLC
IM-LA-0012 : Achari v. Signal International, LLC
JC-CA-0007 : Bull v. City and County of San Francisco
JC-CA-0022 : Flick v. San Francisco, California
JC-CA-0051 : Yourke v. City & County of San Francisco
PC-CA-0005 : Clark v. Wilson
PN-CA-0023 : Haskell v. Brown


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