Father: Cyril Garland, Founder of Advertising Agency
mother: Shirley (Howitz) Garland, Community Volunteer
marriage: Rin (Rosenman) Garland (1987-present)
child: Jessica, 1992; Rebecca, 1990
education: Harvard University, AB, 1974, graduated with honors.Harvard Law School, Ph.D. in Law, 1977, graduated with honors
He worked in a shoe store, sold comic books, and paid for law school by teaching undergraduates.
Elementary school reading and math tutor.
1977-1978- Secretary of Henry Friendly Second Circuit Judge.
1978-1979- Secretary of Judge William J. Brennan of the United States Supreme Court.
1979-1981- Special Assistant to the Attorney General.
1981-1989- Joined the law firm Arnold & Porter as an associate and was promoted to a partner in 1985.
1989-1992- Assistant US Lawyer in the District of Columbia.
1992-1993- Return to Arnold & Porter as a partner.
1993-1994- Assistant Assistant Attorney, Criminal Department, Ministry of Justice.
1994-1997- Deputy Prosecutor General of the Principal Associate.
2013- Become the Supreme Court Justice of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit.
January 3, 2017- Garland’s nomination expires. He will return to the position of Supreme Court Justice of the US Court of Appeals at the DC Circuit.
February 13, 2020- Garland has resigned as Supreme Court Justice of the US Court of Appeals at the DC Circuit. Sri Srinivasan will take over as Chief Judge.