Judge Britt Grant

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

ABA Rating: Qualified

Nominated by President Donald Trump

Confirmed 52–46 on July 31, 2018

  • B.A., Wake Forest University 2000

  • J.D., Stanford Law School 2007

  • Office of U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal of Georgia, 2000-2001; legislative correspondent, 2000-2001; communications director, 2001

  • The White House, 2001-2004; executive assistant to the director, Domestic Policy Council, 2001-2002; special assistant to the director, USA Freedom Corps, 2002-2003; deputy associate director, Office of Cabinet Affairs, 2003-2004

  • Law clerk, Hon. Brett Kavanaugh, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 2007-2008

  • Private practice, Washington, D.C., 2008-2012

  • Office of the Attorney General, State of Georgia, 2012-2016; counsel for legal policy, 2012-2014; solicitor general, 2015-2016

  • Justice, Supreme Court of Georgia, 2017-2018

Democrats who opposed her confirmation:

Baldwin (D-WI), Bennet (D-CO), Blumenthal (D-CT), Booker (D-NJ), Brown (D-OH), Cantwell (D-WA), Cardin (D-MD), Carper (D-DE), Casey (D-PA), Coons (D-DE), Cortez Masto (D-NV), Donnelly (D-IN), Duckworth (D-IL), Durbin (D-IL), Feinstein (D-CA), Gillibrand (D-NY), Harris (D-CA), Hassan (D-NH), Heinrich (D-NM), Hirono (D-HI), Jones (D-AL), Kaine (D-VA), King (I-ME), Klobuchar (D-MN), Leahy (D-VT), Markey (D-MA), McCaskill (D-MO), Menendez (D-NJ), Merkley (D-OR), Murphy (D-CT), Murray (D-WA), Nelson (D-FL), Peters (D-MI), Reed (D-RI), Sanders (I-VT), Schatz (D-HI), Schumer (D-NY), Shaheen (D-NH), Smith (D-MN), Stabenow (D-MI), Udall (D-NM), Van Hollen (D-MD), Warner (D-VA), Warren (D-MA), Whitehouse (D-RI), Wyden (D-OR)

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