William Brevard Hand

Personal

Birthday: 
1/18/1924
Birthplace: 
Mobile, AL
Date of Death: 
9/6/2008
Place of Death: 
Mobile, AL
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, 1943-1946
Private practice, Mobile, Alabama, 1949-1971

Education

Name of School: 
University of Alabama
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1947
Name of School - Second: 

University of Alabama School of Law

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1949

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
Court Name: 

Alabama Southern District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
9/22/1971
Retirement from Active Service: 
1/19/1989
Termination Date: 
9/6/2008
Termination Reason: 
Death
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