Christina A. Snyder

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Christina A. Snyder
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
Assumed office
November 23, 2016
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
In office
November 10, 1997 – November 23, 2016
Appointed by Bill Clinton
Preceded by Edward Rafeedie
Personal details
Born 1947 (age 69–70)
Los Angeles, California
Education Pomona College B.A
Stanford Law School J.D.

Christina Ann Snyder (born 1947) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Education and career[edit]

Born in Los Angeles, California, Snyder received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pomona College in 1969 and a Juris Doctor from Stanford Law School in 1972. She was in private practice in California from 1972 to 1997.

District court service[edit]

On January 7, 1997, Snyder was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the Central District of California vacated by Edward Rafeedie. She was confirmed by the United States Senate on November 7, 1997, and received her commission on November 10, 1997. She took senior status on November 23, 2016.

Award[edit]

In 2013 Judge Snyder received the 2013 Ronald M. George Award for Judicial Excellence from the Beverly Hills Bar Association.[1]

References[edit]

Sources[edit]

Legal offices
Preceded by
Edward Rafeedie
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
1997–2016
Vacant