Joe Biden will nominate Julie Sneed to serve as a district judge in the Middle District of Florida

Joe Biden in Florida
President Joe Biden shakes hands with Hurricane Idalia survivors. By Josh Holton/WMNF News (2 September 2023).

President Joe Biden will nominate four people to fill federal judgeships in Florida, including three in South Florida, the White House announced Wednesday.

Biden will nominate U.S. Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Becerra, U.S. Magistrate Judge Melissa Damian and David Leibowitz, corporate counsel for Braman Management Association, to become U.S. district judges in the Southern District of Florida.

He also will nominate U.S. Magistrate Judge Julie Sneed to serve as a district judge in the Middle District of Florida.

The nominations will be subject to U.S. Senate confirmation.

©2023 The News Service of Florida

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