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Name Fisher, D. Michael
City Pittsburgh
State PA
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:

Fisher, D. Michael
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Fisher, D. Michael
Born 1944 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on May 1, 2003, to a seat vacated by Carol Los Mansmann. Confirmed by the Senate on December 9, 2003, and received commission on December 11, 2003.

Education:
Georgetown University, A.B., 1966
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1969

Professional Career:
Law clerk in private practice, 1969
Assistant district attorney, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1970-1974
Private practice, Pennsylvania, 1970-1997
State representative, Pennsylvania, 1974-1980
State senator, Pennsylvania, 1980-1996
Attorney general, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1997-2003

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-DE-0001 : Jackson v. Taylor
DR-PA-0001 : Disabled in Action of Pennsylvania v. Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
EE-PA-0238 : Hodczak v. Latrobe Specialty Steel Company
FH-NJ-0003 : Mt. Holly Gardens Citizens in Action v. Township of Mount Holly
IM-NJ-0007 : Argueta v. Myers
JC-PA-0024 : Delandro v. County of Allegheny
PC-PA-0005 : Imprisoned Citizens Union v. Shapp
PC-PA-0025 : Banks v. Beard


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