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Eugene Nolan Hamilton

Eugene Nolan Hamilton, American chief judge. Bar: Illinois 1959, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970. With Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army, 1959-1961. Member American Bar Association (executive committee National Conference State Trial Judges 1990-1994), National Bar Association, Washington Bar Association (Ollie Mae Cooper award 1993).

Background

  • Hamilton, Eugene Nolan was born on August 24, 1933 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Thomas Edward and Barbara Adell (Alston) Hamilton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Illinois, 1955. Doctor of Laws, University Illinois, 1959.

    Career

    • Trial attorney United States Department Justice, Washington, 1961-1970. Associate judge Superior Court District of Columbia, 1970-1993, chief judge, since 1993. Director Continuing Legal Education Georgetown Law Center, 1990-1992.

      Teaching staff Trial Advocacy Workshop, Harvard Law School, 1992-1994. Lecturer Harvard Law School, 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1959, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970.

    Membership

    With Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army, 1959-1961. Member American Bar Association (executive committee National Conference State Trial Judges 1990-1994), National Bar Association, Washington Bar Association (Ollie Mae Cooper award 1993).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Olivette David, June 16, 1957. Children: Jane, Steven, James, Eric, David, Rachael, Jeremiah, Michael, Marcus.
    • father: Thomas Edward Hamilton
    • mother: Barbara Adell (Alston) Hamilton
    • spouse: Virginia Olivette David
    • children: Jane Hamilton
    • Steven Hamilton
    • James Hamilton
    • Eric Hamilton
    • David Hamilton
    • Rachael Hamilton
    • Jeremiah Hamilton
    • Michael Hamilton
    • Marcus Hamilton
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    Born August 24, 1933
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