Roy Kalman Altman (b. 1982) is a judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. On May 7, 2018, President Donald Trump (R) nominated Altman to a seat on this court. The United States Senateconfirmed Altman on April 4, 2019, by a vote of 66-33. He received commission on April 9, 2019.
The United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida is one of 94 U.S. district courts. They are the general trial courts of the United States federal courts. To learn more about the court, click here.
At the time of his confirmation, Altman was the only judge on the 18-member court appointed by Donald Trump (R). Five judges were appointed by Barack Obama (D), three by George W. Bush (R), and three by George H.W. Bush (R). Two judges were appointed by Bill Clinton (D). The court had four vacant seats.
Altman was a partner at Podhurst Orseck P.A. from 2014 to 2019.