Born on November 13, 1952, Merrick Garland is an American lawyer and jurist who has been serving as the Chief United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit since 1997. For more information, read the article below.

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Before Fame: He attended Harvard University.


Family/ Relationships

Merrick Garland Ethnicity/Religion

Merrick was born in Chicago, Illinois to Shirley and Cyril Garland. He was born in a Jewish family.

Merrick Garland Affair/Married/Wife

He is married to Lynn Rosenman (m. 1987). They have 2 daughters.

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Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Merrick Brian Garland
  • Nicknames: Merrick Garland
  • Birthday: November 13, 1952
  • Age: 66 years old (as of May 2019)
  • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Harvard University
  • Profession: Lawyer, jurist
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White (his grandparents came from Russia)
  • Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Spouse/Wife: Lynn Rosenman (m. 1987)
  • Children: 2

Measurements

  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He serves as the Chief United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (since 1997).
  • Born to a Jewish family, he was raised in Conservative Judaism.
  • He started his law career clerking for Judge Henry J. Friendly of the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
  • He is a second cousin of sex-term Iowa Governor Terry Branstad.

Memorable Quotes:

Transparency in government, no less than transparency in choosing government, remains a vital national interest in a democracy.