History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Irenas, Joseph Eron
Born 1940 in Newark, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on November 14, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on April 8, 1992, and received commission on April 13, 1992. Assumed senior status due to certified disability on July 1, 2002.

Education:
Princeton University, A.B., 1962
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1965

Professional Career:
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1966-1992
Adjunct professor, Rutgers University, 1985-1986, 1988-

 

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