Koh Confirmed To Northern District Of Calif.

Law360, New York (June 8, 2010, 1:17 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed former McDermott Will & Emery LLP intellectual property litigator and current Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Lucy Koh to serve as a district judge in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Senators voted 90-0 Monday to confirm Koh, whose nomination has been pending since being favorably reported without dissent by the Senate Judiciary Committee in March.

Koh is the first Korean-American woman to serve as a U.S. judge, and the only active Korean-American judge in the...
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