Melvin T. Brunetti

Personal

Birthday: 
11/10/1933
Birthplace: 
Reno, NV
Date of Death: 
10/30/2009
Place of Death: 
Reno, NV
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Army National Guard, 1954-1956
Private practice, Reno, Nevada, 1964-1985
Member, Council of Legal Advisors to the Republican National Committee, 1982-1985

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, October 5, 1984; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 

University of California, Hastings College of the Law

University of California Hastings College of the Law is a public, coeducational, full-time law school in downtown San Francisco. We are one of the top-rated law schools in the United States. Hastings was founded in 1878 as the first law department of the University of California and is one of the most exciting and vibrant legal education centers in the nation. Our faculty are nationally renowned as both teachers and scholars.

Degree: 
J.D.
Degree Year: 
1964

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Court Name: 

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Ronald Reagan
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
4/4/1985
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/11/1999
Termination Date: 
10/30/2009
Termination Reason: 
Death
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