Shirley Ann Mount Hufstedler

Personal

Birthday: 
1925
Birthplace: 
Denver, CO
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Female
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1950-1961, 1981-
Special legal consultant to the attorney general, State of California, 1960-1961
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1961-1966
Associate justice, California Court of Appeal, 1966-1968
Secretary of Education, 1979-1981
Phleger professor of law, Stanford Law School, 1982

Education

Name of School: 
University of New Mexico
Degree: 
B.B.A.
Degree Year: 
1945
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: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1949

Judicial Career

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

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
9/12/1968
Termination Date: 
12/5/1979
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
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