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Robert G. James

U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Summary

Born 1946 in Ruston, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 27, 1998, to a seat vacated by John M. Shaw. Confirmed by the Senate on July 31, 1998, and received commission on August 3, 1998. Served as chief judge, 2009-2012.

Education:
Louisiana Tech University, B.A., 1968
Louisiana State University Law School, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
Private practice, Ruston, Louisiana, 1971-1998
Business law instructor, Louisiana Tech University, 1992-1998
Judge, Ruston [Louisiana] City Court, 1985-1998

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Louisiana
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Professional Experience
Judge
U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
- Current
Served as chief judge, 2009-2012.
Business law instructor
Louisiana Tech University
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Judge
Ruston [Louisiana] City Court
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Attorney
Private practice, Ruston, Louisiana
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Education
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
J.D. (1971)
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Louisiana Tech University
B.A. (1968)
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Professional Associations
Louisiana State Bar
Member
Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Website
Federal Judicial Center Biography
Contact & Map
P.O. Drawer 3107
Monroe, LA 71210
USA
201 Jackson St
Monroe, LA 71201
USA
Telephone: (318) 322-6230
Fax: (318) 323-9284