Judging Would-Be Judges

Head of Federal Judicial Evaluation Committee Talks Qualifications, Vacancies and the 5th Court

, Texas Lawyer


David Prichard, head of the bipartisan Federal Judicial Evaluation Committee, which screens nominees for federal judicial and U.S. attorney vacancies in Texas, discusses how politics affects the committee recommendations, what law practice areas his colleagues could view negatively and whether anyone ever will fill a long-vacant bench in San Antonio.

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