Judge Michael Park

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

ABA Rating: Well Qualified

Nominated by President Donald Trump

Confirmed 52-41 on May 9, 2019

  • Princeton University A.B., 1998

  • Yale Law School J.D., 2001

  • Law clerk, Hon. Samuel A. Alito, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2001-2002

  • Private practice, New York City, 2002-2006, 2009-2019

  • Attorney-advisor, Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice, 2006-2008

  • Law clerk, Hon. Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Supreme Court of the United States, 2008-2009

  • Adjunct professor, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, 2015-Present

Democrats who opposed his confirmation:

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

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