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Name Phillips, Virginia A.
City Knoxville
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Phillips, Virginia A.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Phillips, Virginia A.
Born 1957 in Orange, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 26, 1999, to a seat vacated by William M. Byrne, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on November 10, 1999, and received commission on November 15, 1999. Served as chief judge, 2016-present.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1995-1999

Education:
University of California, Riverside, B.A., 1979
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1982

Professional Career:
Private practice, Riverside, California, 1982-1991
Commissioner, Superior Court of California, County of Riverside, 1991-1995

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, May 11, 1998; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) EE-CA-0328 : EEOC v. Intrawest Golf Management, Inc.
IM-CA-0074 : Tarek Hamdi v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Service
JC-CA-0060 : Medina v. County of San Bernardino
JC-CA-0105 : Gray v. County of Riverside
JC-CA-0125 : Topete v. County of San Bernardino
PN-CA-0017 : Trujillo v. City of Ontario


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