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Smart Voter Full Biography for Harry Hull, Jr.

Candidate for
Justice, California State Court of Appeal; District 3

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ADMITTED TO THE BAR: Illinois, 1972; California, 1976, United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, 1976; Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1977.

EDUCATION: Juris Doctor, University of Illinois College of Law, 1972; Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, University of Illinois, 1969.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY: Captain, United States Air Force Judge Advocate General Corps, 1972-1976, circuit prosecutor, 1974-1976 prosecuting criminal cases including murder, sexual assaults and narcotics offenses; Assistant United States Attorney, Eastern District of California, Criminal Division, Sacramento, California, prosecuting federal criminal cases including bank fraud and embezzlement, currency violations, narcotics sales and importations, bank robberies and firearms violations, 1976-1979; Sole general practice, 1979; McDonough, Holland & Allen, Sacramento, California associate and partner, 1979-1995, general civil litigation practice in business, real estate, redevelopment, public law, health care law, and toxics and hazardous waste matters.

JUDICIAL HISTORY: Judge, Sacramento County Superior Court, appointed 1995, elected March, 1996, (Superior Court Appellate Panel, Grand Jury Advisor); Associate Justice, Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, nominated December, 1997; confirmed, February, 1998.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES/ASSOCIATIONS/AFFILIATIONS: Member, Judicial Council Task Force on Jury Instructions, 1997 to 2003; Judicial Council Advisory Committee on Civil Jury Instructions, 2003-2008; Administrative Office of the Courts Appellate Advisory Committee, 2009-Present; Master of the Bench (Emeritus), Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of Court 1998 to present; Master of the Bench, Milton L. Schwartz American Inn of Court, 1995-1998.

EDUCATIONAL/PROFESSIONAL HONORS AND AWARDS: Finalist, National Moot Court Competition, 1968; Chairman of the Board, McDonough, Holland & Allen, 1994-1995.

PROFESSIONAL TEACHING/EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES: Adjunct Professor, University of California, Davis, King Hall School of Law, 1999-2000; Lecturer, Sacramento Barrister's Club; Sacramento Area Legal Assistants; American River College. Article, McDonough, Holland & Allen Quarterly Newsletter "Insurance Coverage in Toxics and Hazardous Waste Matters."

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