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Name Edmondson, James Larry
City Atlanta
State GA
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:

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

Edmondson, James Larry
Born 1947 in Jasper, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on March 26, 1986, to a seat vacated by Albert J. Henderson. Confirmed by the Senate on April 29, 1986, and received commission on May 7, 1986. Served as chief judge, 2002-2009. Assumed senior status on July 15, 2012.

Education:
Emory University, B.A., 1968
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1971
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1990

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Sidney O. Smith, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, 1971-1973
Private practice, Jasper, Georgia, 1973
Private practice, Lawrenceville, Georgia, 1973-1986
Instructor, University of Georgia School of Law, 1975-1984

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-FL-0002 : Hill v. McDonough
CJ-FL-0005 : Johnson v. Bush
DR-FL-0002 : American Association of People With Disabilities v. Harris
EE-AL-0096 : United States v. Director Alabama Personnel Department
EE-FL-0147 : Walker v. Mortham
EE-GA-0105 : Webster v. Fulton County, GA
ID-GA-0002 : S.H. v. Edwards
IM-FL-0006 : Gonzales v. Rivkind
IM-FL-0009 : Jean v. Nelson
JC-AL-0005 : Chairs v. Burgess
JC-AL-0008 : Parrish v. Alabama Department of Corrections
JC-GA-0025 : Evans v. City of Zebulon, Georgia
JC-GA-0027 : Hicks v. Moore
MH-FL-0002 : Canupp v. Liberty Behavioral Health Corporation
PB-FL-0004 : Long v. Benson
PC-AL-0012 : Harris v. Thigpen
PC-AL-0018 : Spears v. Johnson
PC-GA-0008 : Saleem v. Evans
PD-GA-0002 : Luckey v. Miller


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