University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Name Kleinfeld, Andrew Jay
City Fairbanks
State AK
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender M
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

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

Kleinfeld, Andrew Jay
Born 1945 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Alaska
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on March 26, 1986, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on May 14, 1986, and received commission on May 15, 1986. Service terminated on October 7, 1991, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on May 23, 1991, to a seat vacated by Alfred Theodore Goodwin. Confirmed by the Senate on September 12, 1991, and received commission on September 16, 1991. Assumed senior status on June 12, 2010.

U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court, District of Alaska, 1971-1974

Wesleyan University, B.A., 1966
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1969

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. J.A. Rabinowitz, Alaska Supreme Court, 1969-1971
Private practice, Fairbanks, Alaska, 1971-1986

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-CA-0004 : Morales v. Hickman
CJ-WA-0001 : Farrakhan v. Gregoire
ED-AZ-0001 : Flores v. Arizona
EE-AZ-0127 : Rudebusch v. State of Arizona
EE-CA-0303 : Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
EE-CA-0313 : Association of Mexican-American Educators v. State of California
IM-WA-0008 : Gorbach v. Reno
IM-WA-0023 : J.E.F.M. v. Holder [later Lynch, Sessions]
JC-AZ-0008 : Graves v. Arpaio
JC-CA-0010 : Vanke v. Block
JC-CA-0054 : Stewart v. Gates
PC-AZ-0007 : Taylor v. Arizona
PC-CA-0004 : Gates v. Deukmejian
PC-ID-0004 : Balla v. Board of Corrections
PC-OR-0003 : Morrison v. Hall
PC-OR-0008 : Jeldness v. Pearce
PN-CA-0003 : Thomas v. County of Los Angeles
SD-WA-0001 : Parents Involved In Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1 et al.

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