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Name Wood, Diane Pamela
City Chicago
State IL
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender F
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

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

Wood, Diane Pamela
Born 1950 in Plainfield, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 31, 1995, to a seat vacated by William Joseph Bauer. Confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 1995, and received commission on June 30, 1995. Served as chief judge, 2013-present.

University of Texas, B.A., 1971
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Irving Goldberg, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1975-1976
Law clerk, Hon. Harry Blackmun, Supreme Court of the United States, 1976-1977
Attorney-advisor, Office of the Legal Advisor, U.S. Department of State, 1977-1978
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1978-1980
Assistant professor of law, Georgetown University, 1980-1981
Faculty, University of Chicago, 1981-1995; assistant professor, 1981-1988; professor, 1988-1995; associate dean, 1989-1992
Special assistant to the assistant attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1985-1987
Deputy assistant attorney general for international, appellate, and policy, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1993-1995

compress summary

Case(s) ED-IL-0001 : Corey H. v. Board of Education [of Chicago]
EE-IL-0288 : Daniels v. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
EE-IL-0300 : Ameritech Ben. Plan Committee v. Communication Workers of America
EE-IL-0301 : Wagner v. Nutrasweet Co.
EE-IL-0326 : McReynolds v. Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
EE-IL-0328 : Groesch v. City of Springfield
FA-IL-0012 : Harris v. Quinn
IM-WI-0001 : Doe v. Reivitz
JC-IL-0007 : Gary v. Sheahan
JC-IL-0012 : Tikalski v. City of Chicago
JC-IL-0047 : Smentek v. Sheriff of Cook County
PB-IL-0002 : Bruggeman v. Blagojevich
PB-IL-0003 : Radaszewski v. Garner
PC-IL-0014 : Lightfoot v. Walker
PC-IL-0015 : Smith v. Fairman
PC-IL-0021 : Bono v. Saxbe
PC-IL-0030 : Sorrentino v. Godinez
PC-IN-0003 : French v. Miller
PC-IN-0006 : Taifa v. Bayh
PC-WI-0001 : Jones'el v. Berge
PC-WI-0005 : Lindell v. Frank
PC-WI-0007 : Freedom from Religion Foundation v. Gonzales
PC-WI-0010 : Sundstrom and Fields v. Frank
PC-WI-0011 : Freeman v. Berge
PH-IL-0001 : Gautreaux v. Chicago Housing Authority

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