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Senate Proceeding on Feb 28th, 2011 :: 2:56:20 to 2:59:50
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Saxby Chambliss

2:56:09 to 2:56:31( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: district of georgia. first of all, amy tottenberg -- totenberg, is an atlanta lawyer who has the academic credentials that have prepared her we will, being a graduate of radcliffe college of harvard and also the harass vrd law school. she began law school in atlanta in 1977 with the law project and

Saxby Chambliss

2:56:20 to 2:59:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Saxby Chambliss

2:56:32 to 2:56:52( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: then went out on her own for 20 years. during that time, as a solo practitioner, she specialized in constitutional rights and also became a we will-known arbitrator and mediator and particularly in employment and civil rights cases. she served as a court-appointed monitor and mediator for the u.s. district court for the district of columbia and has served as a special master for

Saxby Chambliss

2:56:53 to 2:57:14( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: the u.s. district court in maryland on an institutional education reform case. ms. totenberg has a wealth of experience in that issue, having served as general counsel to the city of at l.a.n. t.s.a. board of education from 1994-to-1998. and also served as a part-time newspaper court judge in atlanta for several years.

Saxby Chambliss

2:57:15 to 2:57:36( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: she also has been an ajufnghts professor amendmentry university law school and has been deeply involved in her community in addition to her legal activities. ms. totenberg lab a member of the state personnel board, served as a member of the governor's education reform commission, and given her time to hands-on atlanta, the city's largest volunteer service program.

Saxby Chambliss

2:57:37 to 2:57:57( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: i commend ms. totenberg for confirmation today, as her name comes before this body. steve jones has been a friend for a long time. he's one of those guys that if you had to pick a jurist, he's the guy that you would want to go before, whether you're a

Saxby Chambliss

2:57:58 to 2:58:18( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: lawyer, whether you're a defendant or whether you're a plaintiff or a defendant in a civil lawsuit. steve jones is a native of agent agent -- of athens, georgia, graduated from the university of georgia, graduate of the law school there at the university of georgia.

Saxby Chambliss

2:58:19 to 2:58:39( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: he began his legal career as an assistant district attorney, then became a municipal court judge. and then in 1995 he was appointed to the superior court bench for the western judicial circuit which covers both clark and okoni counties, two of our fastest-growing counties in the state. in his capacity as a superior

Saxby Chambliss

2:58:40 to 2:59:01( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: court judge, steve presided over civil and criminal cases. he's also supervised the circuit's felony drug court for six years. steve jones' list of honors and awards are truly too numerous to mention near this body, but he has been a mention of the state bar of georgia's distinguished -- he's been

Saxby Chambliss

2:59:02 to 2:59:23( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: awarded the state pwafr georgia's distinguished -- bar of georgia's distinguished judicial service award, georgia justice builder award, university of georgia presidents fulfilling the dream award, the boy scouts of america -- the distinguished citizen award and

Saxby Chambliss

2:59:24 to 2:59:47( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: the chief justice robert benne medical malpractice award -- and the julian bond award. steve is just a wonderful person, great family man, great community citizen and just an outstanding jurist. he's going to make a truly outstanding district court judge

Saxby Chambliss

2:59:48 to 2:59:50( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: on the northern district court in atlanta.

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