President Biden Nominates Tamika Montgomery-Reeves to the Third Circuit

President Biden has nominated Justice Tamika Montgomery-Reeves of the Supreme Court of Delaware for a seat on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Appointed to the Delaware Supreme Court in 2019, she is the first Black woman to sit on that Court. Before that, she was a vice chancellor in Delaware’s Court of Chancery. Her legal career prior to taking the bench included a clerkship for Chancellor William B. Chandler of the Delaware Court of Chancery, a stint as an associate at Weil Gotshal & Manges in New York, and four years as a partner at the Delaware office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC. Justice Montgomery-Reeves is a graduate of the McDonnell-Barksdale Honors College of the University of Mississippi and the University of Georgia Law School.