Judge Nachmanoff Is Needed on Our Federal Courts

Courts Resources 10.27,21

Contact: Rafael Medina, [email protected], 202.869.0390

WASHINGTON Wade Henderson, interim president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, released the following statement on the Senate’s vote to confirm Judge Michael Nachmanoff to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia:

“The Senate majority and President Biden are making progress on their promise to make our courts work for all of us. Our courts need more highly qualified jurists with experience ensuring access to justice for all people. Judge Nachmanoff has impressive credentials and experience as a federal magistrate judge and a public defender. He has dedicated his career to improving the criminal-legal system, and he will be a tremendous asset to the Eastern District of Virginia.”

Read The Leadership Conference’s letter in support of the confirmation of Judge Michael Nachmanoff.

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights is a coalition charged by its diverse membership of more than 230 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 www.civilrights.org.