Michael T. Liburdi
Michael T. Liburdi
|Born||1977 (age 41–42)|
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Education||Arizona State University (B.S.)|
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D.)
Michael Thomas Liburdi (born 1977) is an American lawyer from Arizona who is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.
Liburdi received his Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude, from Arizona State University and his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.
After graduating from law school, Liburdi served as a law clerk to Vice Chief Justice Ruth McGregor of the Arizona Supreme Court. He later served as general counsel to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey. He is currently a shareholder in the Phoenix, Arizona, office of Greenberg Traurig, where he serves as chair of the Phoenix Litigation Practice. His practice focuses on complex commercial and constitutional litigation, as well as campaign finance and election procedure compliance.
Nomination to district court
On January 16, 2019, President Trump announced his intent to nominate Liburdi to serve as a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Arizona. On January 17, 2019, his nomination was sent to the Senate. President Trump nominated Liburdi to the seat on the United States District Court for the District of Arizona vacated by Judge David G. Campbell, who took senior status on July 31, 2018. On February 13, 2019, a hearing on his nomination was held before the Senate Judiciary Committee On March 7, 2019, his nomination was reported out of committee by a party line 12–10 vote. His nomination is currently pending before the full United States Senate.
- United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary: Questionnaire for Judicial Nominees: Mike Liburdi
- "President Donald J. Trump Announces Nineteenth Wave of Judicial Nominees" White House, January 16, 2019 This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
- "Nine Nominations Sent to the Senate", White House, January 17, 2019
- United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary: Nominations for February 13, 2019
- Results of Executive Business Meeting – March 7, 2019, Senate Judiciary Committee
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