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...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.