Senior Judge Fortunato P. Benavides (D)

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Senior Judge
(United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit)

Entered Office: 05-09-1994

General Information

Birthdate: 1947


Personal Information

University of Houston, B.B.A., 1968 University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 1972

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 27, 1994, to a seat vacated by Thomas Gibbs Gee. Confirmed by the Senate on May 6, 1994, and received commission on May 9, 1994. Assumed senior status on February 3, 2012.

Contact and Phone Numbers

903 San Jacinto Blvd., Room 450
Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5796