Estudillo Will Be an Exceptional Federal Judge

Courts Resources 09.14,21

Contact: Rafael Medina, [email protected], 202.869.0390

WASHINGTONWade Henderson, interim president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, released the below statement following the Senate’s vote to confirm Judge David G. Estudillo to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington:

“Judge Estudillo will undoubtedly make an exceptional federal judge. The Western District of Washington will be well served given his extensive judicial experience and his previous work protecting immigrants’ rights. Judge Estudillo, the son of immigrant farmworkers, reflects the incredible diversity of our nation, and we applaud the Senate for confirming him to this important seat.”

Read The Leadership Conference’s letter in support of Judge David Estudillo’s confirmation.

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights is a coalition charged by its diverse membership of more than 220 national organizations to promote and protect the rights of all persons in the United States. The Leadership Conference works toward an America as good as its ideals. For more information on The Leadership Conference and its member organizations, visit