US President Donald Trump on Monday nominated an Indian-American lawyer to a federal court docket in New York.
Nominated because the pass judgement on of america District Court for the Eastern District of New York, Saritha Komatireddy, is a prosecutor and teaches legislation on the Columbia Law School.
Trump despatched her nomination to america Senate on Monday, the White House stated.
Earlier, she has clerked underneath the previous pass judgement on of the similar district, Brett Kavanaugh.
Ms Komatireddy is lately Deputy Chief of General Crimes within the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York.
Previously she used to be 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 celebrated Harvard Law School, Ms Komatireddy served as a legislation clerk to then-Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
She additionally served as recommend to the National Commission at the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.
On February 12 this 12 months, Trump had introduced 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.