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Name Williams, Richard Leroy
City Richmond
State VA
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:

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

Williams, Richard Leroy
Born April 6, 1923, in Morrisville, VA
Died February 19, 2011, in Richmond, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on April 9, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 29, 1980, and received commission on September 30, 1980. Assumed senior status on May 1, 1992. Service terminated on February 19, 2011, due to death.

Education:
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, Air Corps, 1940-1945
Private practice, Richmond, Virginia, 1951-1972, 1976-1980
Judge, Virginia Circuit Court, City of Richmond, 1972-1976
Lecturer, University of Virginia School of Law, 1973-1976

compress summary

Case(s) JC-VA-0007 : Hill v. Hutto


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