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Phyllis J. Hamilton Biography

Judge for the US District Court of Northern California
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"

No position found as of Feb. 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Judge, US District Court, Northern District of California, 2000-present
  • US Magistrate Judge, US District Court for the Northern District of California, 1991-2000
  • Court commissioner, Municipal Court, Oakland-Piedmont-Emeryville Judicial District, 1985-1991
  • Administrative Judge, US Merit Systems Protection Board, San Francisco Regional Office, CA, 1980-1985
  • Manager, EEO Programs, Farinon Electric Corporation, 1980
  • Deputy public defender, Office of the Public Defender, CA, 1976-1980
  • JD, Santa Clara University School of Law, 1976
  • BA, Stanford University, 1974
  • None found
Quoted in:
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