Skip to content

Vijay Shanker appointed as Judge in the DC court of appeals

‌‌Since 2005, Vijay Shanker served as the Deputy Chief of the Appellate Section in the Criminal Division of the US Department of Justice.

Source :District of Columbia Courts

Indian American judge Vijay Shanker took his seat on the bench of the D.C. Court of Appeals, on Dec. 21, 2022, following confirmation by the U.S. Senate.

‌‌The chief judge of the DC Court of Appeals, Anna Blackburne-Rigsby administered the oath to Shanker in the presence of his wife and daughter, a statement released by the District of Columbia Courts said.

This post is for paying subscribers only


Already have an account? Log in