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Name Simon, Philip P.
City Hammond
State IN
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=2993

Simon, Philip P.
Born 1962 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. ... read more
For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=2993

Simon, Philip P.
Born 1962 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 29, 2003, to a seat vacated by William C. Lee. Confirmed by the Senate on March 27, 2003, and received commission on March 27, 2003. Served as chief judge, 2010-present.

Education:
University of Iowa, B.A., 1984
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., 1987

Professional Career:
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1987-1990
Assistant U.S. attorney, Northern District of Indiana, 1990-1997, 1999-2003; chief, Criminal Division, 1999-2003
Adjunct professor of law, Valparaiso University School of Law, 1996-1997, 1999-2000
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Arizona, 1997-1999

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, September 26, 2008; no Senate vote



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

Simon, Philip P.
Born 1962 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 29, 2003, to a seat vacated by William C. Lee. Confirmed by the Senate on March 27, 2003, and received commission on March 27, 2003. Served as chief judge, 2010-present.

Education:
University of Iowa, B.A., 1984
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., 1987

Professional Career:
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1987-1990
Assistant U.S. attorney, Northern District of Indiana, 1990-1997, 1999-2003; chief, Criminal Division, 1999-2003
Adjunct professor of law, Valparaiso University School of Law, 1996-1997, 1999-2000
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Arizona, 1997-1999

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, September 26, 2008; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) EE-IN-0103 : EEOC v. School City of Hammond
FA-IN-0005 : University of Notre Dame v. Sebelius
FH-IN-0005 : United States v. Autumn Ridge Condominium Association, Inc.
PC-IN-0006 : Taifa v. Bayh


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