Judge Wendy Williams Berger

Judge Wendy Williams Berger

Judge, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

ABA Rating: Qualified

Nominated by President Donald Trump

Confirmed 54-37 on July 24, 2019

  • Florida State University, B.S., 1990
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 1992
  • Assistant state attorney, Seventh Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1993-2000
  • Assistant general counsel and clemency aide, Gov. Jeb Bush, Florida, 2001-2005
  • Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Seventh Judicial Circuit, 2005-2012
  • Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, Fifth District, 2012-2019

Democrats who opposed her confirmation:

Baldwin (D-WI), Blumenthal (D-CT), Brown (D-OH), Cantwell (D-WA), Cardin (D-MD), Carper (D-DE), Casey (D-PA), Coons (D-DE), Cortez Masto (D-NV), Duckworth (D-IL), Durbin (D-IL), Feinstein (D-CA), Hassan (D-NH), Heinrich (D-NM), Hirono (D-HI), Kaine (D-VA), King (I-ME), Leahy (D-VT), Markey (D-MA), Menendez (D-NJ), Merkley (D-OR), Murphy (D-CT), Murray (D-WA), Peters (D-MI), Reed (D-RI), Rosen (D-NV), Schatz (D-HI), Schumer (D-NY), Shaheen (D-NH), Smith (D-MN), Stabenow (D-MI), Tester (D-MT), Udall (D-NM), Van Hollen (D-MD), Warner (D-VA), Whitehouse (D-RI), Wyden (D-OR)