History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Koeltl, John George
Born 1945 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on April 26, 1994, to a seat vacated by Shirley Wohl Kram. Confirmed by the Senate on August 9, 1994, and received commission on August 10, 1994.

Georgetown University, A.B., 1967
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Edward Weinfeld, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1971-1972
Law clerk, Hon. Potter Stewart, Supreme Court of the United States, 1972-1973
Assistant special prosecutor, Watergate Special Prosecution Force, 1973-1974
Private practice, New York City, 1975-1994


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