History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Barry, Maryanne Trump
Born 1937 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 14, 1983, to a seat vacated by H. Curtis Meanor. Confirmed by the Senate on October 6, 1983, and received commission on October 7, 1983. Service terminated on October 25, 1999, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on June 17, 1999, to a seat vacated by H. Lee Sarokin. Confirmed by the Senate on September 13, 1999, and received commission on September 22, 1999. Assumed senior status on June 30, 2011.

Education:
Mount Holyoke College, B.A., 1958
Columbia University, M.A., 1962
Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of New Jersey, 1974-1983; Civil Division, 1974-1975; deputy chief, Appeals Division, 1976-1977; chief, Appeals Division, 1977-1982; executive assistant U.S. attorney, 1981-1982;
    first assistant U.S. attorney, 1981-1983
Chair, Criminal Law Committee, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1994-1996

 

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