Judge Salvador Mendoza Jr.

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 16, 2014, to a seat vacated by Lonny R. Suko. Confirmed by the Senate on June 17, 2014, and received commission on June 19, 2014.

Education:
University of Washington, B.A., 1994
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., 1997

Professional Career:
Assistant attorney general, State of Washington, 1997-1998
Deputy prosecutor, Franklin County, Washington, 1998-1999
Private practice, Kennewick, Washington, 1999-2013
Judge pro tem, Pasco [Washington] Municipal Court, 2002-2013
Judge pro tem, Juvenile Division, Superior Court of the State of Washington, Benton and Franklin Counties, 2002-2013
Judge pro tem, District Court of the State of Washington, Franklin County, 2002-2013
Judge pro tem, District Court of the State of Washington, Benton County, 2006-2013
Judge, Superior Court of the State of Washington, Benton and Franklin Counties, 2013-2014

Staff Information

Chambers Phone:
(509) 943-8160

Mailing Address:
825 Jadwin Avenue, Suite 190
Richland, WA 99352