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Name Kallon, Abdul K. [Karim]
City Birmingham
State AL
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race African-American
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born 1969 in Freetown, Sierra Leone

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born 1969 in Freetown, Sierra Leone

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Barack Obama on July 31, 2009, to a seat vacated by U.W. Clemon. Confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 2009, and received commission on January 4, 2010.

Education:
Dartmouth College, A.B., 1990
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Honorable U.W. Clemon, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, 1993-1994,
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1994-2009

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, February 11, 2016; no Senate vote


compress summary

Case(s) EE-AL-0036 : EEOC v. Ryder / Ate
EE-AL-0107 : Murry v. Griffin Wheel Company
PN-AL-0004 : J.W. v. Roper

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