Jan 31, 2017
President Donald Trump has nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch, a federal appellate judge on the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, as the next Supreme Court Justice.
Gorsuch is 49 and could serve on the High Court for many years. His resume includes degrees from Harvard University (J.D.); Columbia University (undergrad); and Oxford University (D. Phil), where he studied Natural Law. His work career includes: 2006 – present, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; 2005 – 2006, U.S. Dept. of Justice, deputy attorney; 1995 – 2005, private practice; 1993 – 1994, Law Clerk, U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Byron White, and Justice Anthony Kennedy; and 1991 – 1992, Law Clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, J. David Sentelle.