Senior Judge Michael R. Murphy

Federal Judicial Service

U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 25, 1995, to a seat vacated by Monroe G. McKay; Confirmed by the Senate on August 11, 1995, and received commission on August 14, 1995.


Creighton University, B.A., 1969
University of Wyoming, J.D., 1972

Professional History

Law clerk, Hon. David T. Lewis, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1972-1973
Private practice, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1973-1986
Judge, Third District Court of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1986-1995
Presiding judge, 1990-1995

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