History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Lacey, Frederick Bernard
Born 1920 in Newark, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on October 7, 1970, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on October 13, 1970, and received commission on January 26, 1971. Service terminated on February 3, 1986, due to retirement.

Judge, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, 1979-1985

Rutgers University, A.B., 1941
Cornell Law School, LL.B., 1948

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant commander, 1942-1946
Private practice, New York City, 1948-1951, 1952-1953
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1951-1952, 1955-1969
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of New Jersey, 1953-1955
U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey, 1969-1971


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