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Alex Kozinski, JD Biography

Circuit Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
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No position found as of Nov. 1, 2006

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Circuit Judge, United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1985-Present
  • Distinguished Judicial Writing Award, 2006
  • Harvey L. Silbert Torch of Learning Award, 2006
  • Henry Lind Award, 2004
  • Sixth Annual Distinguished Intellectual Property Visitor, Lewis & Clark Law School, 1994
  • Chief Judge, United States Claims Court, 1982-1985
  • Assistant Counsel, Office of Counsel to the President, 1981
  • Deputy Legal Counsel in the Office of the President-Elect, 1980-1981
  • Law Clerk, United States Supreme Court for Chief Justice Warren Burger, 1976-1977
  • JD, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 1975
  • AB, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 1972
  • Youngest federal appeals court judge since William Howard Taft
  • Emigrated from Romania when he was 12
Quoted in:
  1. Does Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act Apply to Laws That Disenfranchise People with Felony Convictions?