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Hon. William Alsup

Hon. William Alsup

United States District Court, Northern District of California
District Judge
San Francisco, CA, USA


• BORN JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (1945).
• B.S., MATHEMATICS, MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY (1967).
• HARVARD LAW SCHOOL, J.D. (1971).
• KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT, HARVARD UNIVERSITY, M.P.P. (1971).
• LAW CLERK TO JUSTICE WILLIAM O. DOUGLAS (1971–72).
• PYLES, TUCKER & CUPIT, JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (1972–73) (CIVIL RIGHTS LAW).
• ASSISTANT TO THE SOLICITOR GENERAL, MAIN JUSTICE (1978–80).
• SPECIAL TRIAL COUNSEL, ANTITRUST DIVISION, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (1998).
• MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP, SAN FRANCISCO (1973–1999) (EXCEPT AS ABOVE).
• UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA (1999—).
• PRESIDENT, LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF SAN FRANCISCO (1991–93).
• AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS (1995–).
• UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA (1999—).
• AUTHOR OF MISSING IN THE MINARETS (1999) AND SUCH A LANDSCAPE! (1987)\(BOTH YOSEMITE ASSOCIATION).
• AUTHOR OF “ON THE TRAIL WITH MELVILLE: LAW AND LETTERS IN THE HIGH SIERRA” IN AMERICAN GUY: MASCULINITY IN AMERICAN LAW AND LITERATURE (OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014).
• AUTHOR OF WON OVER (FORTHCOMING VIA NEWSOUTH BOOKS) (MEMOIR, COMING OF AGE IN A SEGREGATED SOUTH).
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