David Folsom

Personal

Birthday: 
1947
Birthplace: 
Murfreesboro, AR
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Texarkana, Texas, 1974-1995
Deputy prosecutor, Lafayette County, Arkansas, 1978-1981

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, October 5, 1994; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
University of Arkansas
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1969
Name of School - Second: 

University of Arkansas School of Law

The University of Arkansas School of Law, one of National Jurist magazine's Top 20 Values in legal education and U.S. News and World Reports top 45 public law schools, will prepare you for success. Located in the heart of the beautiful University of Arkansas campus, the law school offers challenging courses taught by nationally recognized faculty, unique service opportunities, and a close-knit community that puts law students first.

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1974

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
Court Name: 

Texas Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
William J. Clinton
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
3/17/1995
Termination Date: 
3/17/2012
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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