Troy L. Nunley

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Troy Lynne Nunley
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Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
Assumed office
March 26, 2013
Appointed by Barack Obama
Preceded by Garland Ellis Burrell Jr.
Personal details
Born Troy Lynne Nunley
1964 (age 52–53)
San Francisco, California
Education Saint Mary's College of California B.A.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law J.D.

Troy Lynne Nunley (born 1964) is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California.

Biography[edit]

Nunley received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1986 from St. Mary's College of California. He received his Juris Doctor in 1990 from University of California, Hastings College of the Law. He served as a Deputy District Attorney in Alameda County from 1991 to 1994 and in Sacramento County from 1996 to 1999. He served in private practice as a sole practitioner from 1994 to 1996. He served as a Deputy Attorney General in the California Attorney General's office from 1999 to 2002. From 2002 to 2013, he served as a judge on the Sacramento County Superior Court.[1][2]

Federal judicial service[edit]

On June 25, 2012, President Obama nominated Nunley to be a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, to the seat vacated by Judge Garland Ellis Burrell Jr. who took senior status on July 4, 2012.[1] On September 19, 2012, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on his nomination and reported his nomination to the floor on December 6, 2012, by voice vote. On January 2, 2013, his nomination was returned to the President, due to the sine die adjournment of the Senate. On January 3, 2013, he was renominated to the same office. His nomination was reported by the Senate Judiciary Committee on February 14, 2013, by voice vote.[3] He was confirmed by voice vote on the legislative day of March 22, 2013. He received his commission on March 26, 2013.[2]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Garland Ellis Burrell Jr.
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
2013–present
Incumbent