Senate Confirms Beverly Martin As 11th Circ. Judge

Law360, New York (January 20, 2010, 6:00 PM EST) -- The U.S. Senate confirmed the appointment of District Judge Beverly Martin to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday in a 97-0 vote.

Martin has served on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia since 2000, where she was assigned about 3,100 cases during her tenure, according to a questionnaire she submitted to the Senate Judiciary Committee last year. Nearly 2,000 went to judgment or verdict, and 69 went to trial.

Martin, who was nominated by President Barack Obama...
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