Columbia College, B.A, 1983
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1986
Federal Judicial Service:Professional Career:
**Nominated in 2000 by President George W. Bush
to fill a vacancy on the U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit. Estrada
withdrew his nomination on September 4, 2003 after
seven failed cloture votes.
Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, 2000-present
Assistant to the Solicitor General,
U.S. Department of Justice, 1992-1997
Associate, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, 1987-88, 1989-90, 1992
U.S. Attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Sthrn District of New York, 1990-1992
Clerk, Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy, U.S.
Supreme Court, 1988-1989
Clerk, Honorable Amalya L. Kearse, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1986-1987