Brian Jordan Davis

Personal

Birthday: 
1953
Birthplace: 
Jacksonville, FL
Race or Ethnicity: 
African American
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Jacksonville, Florida, 1980-1982, 1988-1991
Assistant state attorney, Fourth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1982-1988, 1991-1994; chief assistant state attorney, 1991-1994
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Fourth Judicial Circuit, 1994-2013

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, February 29, 2012; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1974
Name of School - Second: 

Levin College of Law - University of Florida

The law school offers courses of study leading to the Juris Doctor degree, including Certificate Programs in Environmental and Land Use Law, Estates and Trusts Practice, Family Law, Intellectual Property Law or International and Comparative Law. Joint J.D./M.A. and J.D./Ph.D. degrees in a variety of disciplines are available, too. The college also offers one of the leading LL.M. in Taxation programs in the United States.

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1980

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Court Name: 

Florida Middle District Court

President Nominating: 
Barack Obama
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
12/26/2013
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