- Hardiman, 52, a University of Notre Dame graduate who received law degree from Georgetown University, he drove a taxi to pay for his college tuition and may benefit from an endorsement by Trump's sister, Judge Maryanne Trump Barry, who sits on the 3rd Circuit Court in Philadelphia with him.
- Pryor, 55, graduated from Northeast Louisiana University, received his law degree from Tulane University and, like U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, he is a former Alabama State Attorney General.
Justice Amy Coney Barrett of Indiana, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.
Justice Allison Eid of Colorado, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.
Justice Britt Grant of the Georgia Supreme Court.
Justice Joan Larsen of Michigan, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.
Justice Margaret Ryan of Virginia, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.
Justice Diane Sykes of Illinois, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.