WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) issued the following statement after William Nardini was confirmed by the Senate to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit:

“Bill Nardini is a highly respected member of Connecticut’s legal community and a devoted public servant. After thoroughly reviewing his record and carefully considering his testimony before the Senator Judiciary Committee, we believe Bill Nardini will bring significant knowledge and expertise to the court.” wrote the senators.