Judge Federico Moreno
Nominated to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
ABA Rating: "Qualified"
Nominated by President George H.W. Bush
Nomination expired October 8, 1992 due to inaction by Senate Democrats
University of Notre Dame B.A., 1974
University of Miami School of Law, J.D. 1978
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1978-1979
Assistant federal public defender, Southern District of Florida, 1979-1981
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1982-1986
Judge, Dade County [Florida] Court, 1986-1987
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, 1987-1990
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 1990-Present
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 2015-present
Democrats who opposed his confirmation:
Joe Biden (D-DE), Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman who refused to act on Moreno's nomination.