Francisco Augusto Besosa

Personal

Birthday: 
1949
Birthplace: 
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Race or Ethnicity: 
Hispanic
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, 1971-1977
Private practice, Puerto Rico, 1979-1983, 1986-2006
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Puerto Rico, 1983-1986

Education

Name of School: 
Brown University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1971
Name of School - Second: 

Georgetown University Law Center

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1979

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico
Court Name: 

Puerto Rico District Court

President Nominating: 
George W. Bush
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
9/27/2006
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