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Name Porteous, G. Thomas Jr.
City New Orleans
State LA
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:

Porteous, G. Thomas Jr.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Porteous, G. Thomas Jr.
Born 1946 in New Orleans, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by William J. Clinton on August 25, 1994, to a seat vacated by Robert F. Collins. Confirmed by the Senate on October 7, 1994, and received commission on October 11, 1994. Service terminated on December 8, 2010, due to impeachment and conviction.

Education:
Louisiana State University, B.A., 1968
Louisiana State University Law School, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
Special counsel to the attorney general, State of Louisiana, 1971-1973
Private practice, Gretna, Louisiana, 1973-1980
Assistant district attorney and chief of Felony Complaint Division, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, 1973-1975
Private practice, Metairie, Louisiana, 1980-1984
City attorney, Harahan, Louisiana, 1982-1984
Judge, Louisiana District Court, Twenty-Fourth Judicial District, 1984-1994


compress summary

Case(s) IM-LA-0006 : Xavier v. Belfor USA Group Inc.


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