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Jacqueline Hong-Ngoc Nguyen

Jacqueline Hong-Ngoc Nguyen, Vietnamese federal judge. Achievements include recognition as the first Vietnamese-American woman ever appointed to the state of California and the first Vietnarnese American article III judge in the United States.

Background

  • Nguyen, Jacqueline Hong-Ngoc was born in 1965 in Dalat, Vietnam. Arrived in United States, 1975.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in English, Occidental College, Los Angeles, 1987. Juris Doctor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1991.

    Career

    • Litig. associate Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP, Los Angeles, 1991—1994. Assistant United States attorney United States Atty' General’ s Office (central district) California, 1995—2000, deputy chief general crimes division, 2000—2002. Judge Los Angeles County Superior Court, Alhambra, 2002—2009, United States District Court (central district) California, Los Angeles, since 2009.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include recognition as the first Vietnamese-American woman ever appointed to the state of California and the first Vietnarnese American article III judge in the United States.

    Connections

    • Married Pio S. Kim.
    • spouse: Pio S. Kim.
    Jacqueline Hong-Ngoc Nguyen
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    Born 1965
    (age 52)
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