Diane Pamela Wood

Hon. Diane Pamela Wood
Firm: United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
Address: Room 2688
Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse
219 S. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 435-5850
Fax: (312) 435-5797
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site: http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov

Position Bar Admissions Education
Current Employment Position(s):
Chief Judge, since October 1, 2013

Bar Admissions:
District of Columbia, 1978
Illinois, 1993
U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1975
Honors: With High Honors
Honors: Order of the Coif

The University of Texas at Austin, 1971
Honors: With Highest Honors

Classes/Seminars Taught:
University of Chicago, Faculty, 1981 - 1995

Georgetown University, Assistant professor of Law, 1980 - 1981

Professional Associations and Memberships:
American Law Institute

International Academy of Comparative Law
Associate Member

Past Employment Positions:
Hon. Irving Goldberg, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Law clerk, 1975 - 1976

Hon. Harry Blackmun, Supreme Court of the United States, Law clerk, 1976 - 1977

Office of the Legal Advisor, U.S. Department of State, Attorney-advisor, 1977 - 1978

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1978 - 1980

U.S. Department of Justice, Special assistant to the assistant attorney general, 1985 - 1987

International, Appellate, and Policy, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Deputy assistant attorney general, 1993 - 1995

Birth Information:
1950, Plainfield, New Jersey, United States of America

When viewing a listing, consider the state advertising restrictions to which lawyers and law firms must adhere, as well as our West Legal Directory disclaimers.