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Name Brasher, Andrew Lynn
City Montgomery
State AL
Role(s) Attorney
Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Apr 15, 2020:

Born 1981 in Milan, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Apr 15, 2020:

Born 1981 in Milan, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 23, 2019, to a seat vacated by Mark E. Fuller. Confirmed by the Senate on May 1, 2019, and received commission on May 3, 2019.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 3, 2020, to a seat vacated by Edward Earl Carnes. Confirmed by the Senate on February 11, 2020.

Education:
Samford University, B.A., 2002
Harvard Law School, J.D., 2006

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. William H. Pryor, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 2006-2007
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 2007-2011
Deputy solicitor general, State of Alabama, 2011-2014
Solicitor general, State of Alabama, 2014-2019

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, April 10, 2018; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, November 21, 2019; no Senate vote


compress summary

Case(s) CJ-AL-0015 : Thompson v. Alabama
FA-AL-0002 : Eternal World Television Network v. Sebelius
FA-AL-0003 : Eternal World Television Network v. Sebelius
IM-AL-0006 : Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama v. Governor of Alabama
IM-CA-0089 : County of Santa Clara v. Trump
PB-AL-0005 : Searcy v. Bentley
PB-AL-0008 : Strawser v. Strange
VR-AZ-0052 : Gonzalez v. State of Arizona

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