Paul G. Cassell

Personal

Birthday: 
1959
Birthplace: 
Orange, CA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Law clerk, Hon. Antonin Scalia, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 1984-1985
Law clerk, Hon. Warren E. Burger, Supreme Court of the United States, 1985-1986
Associate deputy attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1986-1988
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, 1988-1991
Professor of law, University of Utah College of Law, 1992-2002, 2007-

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, June 19, 2001; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Stanford University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1979
Name of School - Second: 

Stanford University Law School

At Stanford Law School, excellence is a given. Our community: engaged faculty and students, influential alumni, dedicated staff is united in its belief that a Stanford Law degree is a powerful tool for change. Our programs: intensive curriculum, hands-on legal clinics, high-profile academic centers cultivate professional skills and values, inspire new ideas, and engage leaders in developing solutions. And our resources: from cutting-edge facilities to the diverse advantages of Stanford University make the Stanford Law campus an ideal environment for exploring and mastering the law.

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1984

Judicial Career

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

Utah District Court

President Nominating: 
George W. Bush
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
5/15/2002
Termination Date: 
11/5/2007
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
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