Frank M. Hull

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Frank Hull
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Incumbent
Assumed office
September 18, 1997
Appointed by Bill Clinton
Preceded by Phyllis Kravitch
Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
In office
May 9, 1994 – September 18, 1997
Appointed by Bill Clinton
Preceded by Marvin Shoob
Succeeded by Charles Pannell
Personal details
Born (1948-12-09) December 9, 1948 (age 66)
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
Alma mater Randolph College
Emory University

Frank Mays Hull (born December 9, 1948) was nominated by President Bill Clinton on June 18, 1997 for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit to a seat vacated by Phyllis A. Kravitch who took senior status. She was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in a 96–0 vote on September 4, 1997.

Hull received her B.A. from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in 1970. She received her J.D. from Emory University School of Law in 1973. She graduated cum laude, Order of the Coif, and was on the Law Review.

Hull was a Law Clerk to the Honorable Elbert P. Tuttle, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from 1973 to 1974. She was an associate attorney with the law firm Powell, Goldstein, Frazer & Murphy, in Atlanta, Georgia from 1974–1980 and a partner there from 1980 to 1984. She served as a Judge for the State Court of Fulton County, Georgia from 1984 to 1990, as a Judge for the Superior Court of Fulton County, Georgia from 1990 to 1994, and a U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia from 1994 to 1997.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Marvin Shoob
Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
1994–1997
Succeeded by
Charles Pannell
Preceded by
Phyllis Kravitch
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
1997–present
Incumbent