History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Jacobs, Dennis G.
Born 1944 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on March 20, 1992, to a seat vacated by Wilfred Feinberg. Confirmed by the Senate on September 29, 1992, and received commission on October 2, 1992. Served as chief judge, 2006-2013.

Queens College, City University of New York, B.A., 1964
New York University, M.A., 1965
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:
Private practice, New York City, 1973-1992


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