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Daniel Jordan
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Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #1T
Station:   Jackson, MS
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   08/07/2006 - Present
Preceded by:   Tom Lee
Personal History
Born:   1964
Hometown:   Fort Bragg, NC
Undergraduate:   University of Mississippi, B.B.A., 1987
Law School:   University of Virginia Law, J.D., 1993

Daniel Jordan is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. He joined the court in 2006 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]

Early life and education

Born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Jordan graduated from the University of Mississippi with his bachelor's in Business Administration in 1987 and later graduated from the University of Virginia Law School with his Juris Doctor degree in 1993.[1]

Professional career

Jordan was a private practice attorney licensed in the State of Mississippi from 1993 to 2006.[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of Mississippi

On the recommendation of U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Trent Lott, Jordan was nominated to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi by President George W. Bush on April 24, 2006 to a seat vacated by Tom Lee as Lee assumed senior status. Jordan was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 20, 2006 and received commission on August 7, 2006.[2]

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Political offices
Preceded by:
Tom Lee
Southern District of Mississippi
Seat #1T
Succeeded by:

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