Fletcher, William A. Born 1945 in Philadelphia, PA
Federal Judicial Service: U. S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 7, 1997, to a seat vacated by William Albert Norris; Confirmed by the Senate on October 8, 1998, and received commission on October 9, 1998.
Education: Harvard College, B.A., 1968
Oxford University, B.A., 1970
Yale Law School, J.D., 1975
Professional Career: U.S. Navy Lieutenant, 1970-1972 Law clerk, Hon. Stanley A. Weigel, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1975-1976 Law clerk, Justice William J. Brennan, Jr., Supreme Court of the United States, 1976-1977 Professor of law, University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, 1977-1998
Race or Ethnicity: White