Larry R. Hicks

Personal

Birthday: 
1943
Birthplace: 
Evanston, IL
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Washoe County [Nevada] District Attorney`s Office, 1968-1974; law clerk, 1968; attorney, 1968-1974
District attorney, Washoe County, Nevada, 1975-1979
Private practice, Nevada, 1979-2001

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, July 2, 1992; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, August 2, 2001; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
University of Nevada, Reno
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1965
Name of School - Second: 

University of Colorado Law School

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1968

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Nevada
Court Name: 

Nevada District Court

President Nominating: 
George W. Bush
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
11/7/2001
Retirement from Active Service: 
12/13/2012
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