Hon. Albert Diaz

Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit




Professional Career:

Special superior court judge, North Carolina Business Court, 2005-2010

Reserve appellate military judge, U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals, 2005-2006

Superior court judge, North Carolina Superior Court, 2001-2005

Reserve military judge, U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, 2000-2005

Private practice, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1995-2001

Appellate government counsel, Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Navy, Washington, D.C., 1991-1995; reserve appellate defense counsel, 1995-2000

Prosecutor, defense counsel & chief review officer, Legal Services Support Section, U.S. Marine Corps, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, 1988-1991


Boston University, M.S., 1993

New York University School of Law, J.D., 1988

University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, B.S., 1983