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Trump nominates Indian-American attorney as federal court judge


WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday nominated an Indian-American attorney to a federal courtroom in New York.
Nominated as the pass judgement on of the USA District Court for the Eastern District of New York, Saritha Komatireddy, is a prosecutor and teaches regulation at the Columbia Law School.
Trump despatched her nomination to the USA Senate on Monday, the White House mentioned.

Earlier, she has clerked below the previous pass judgement on of the similar district, Brett Kavanaugh.

Komatireddy is currently Deputy Chief of General Crimes in the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York.


Previously she was Acting Deputy Chief, International Narcotics and Money Laundering (June, 2018 - January, 2019) and Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Coordinator (2016-2019).


Upon graduating from the distinguished Harvard Law School, Komatireddy served as a regulation clerk to then-Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.


She additionally served as suggest to the National Commission at the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.


On February 12 this year, Trump had announced his intent to appoint Komatireddy to function a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.


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