History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Lourie, Alan David
Born 1935 in Boston, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on January 24, 1990, to a seat vacated by Daniel Mortimer Friedman. Confirmed by the Senate on April 5, 1990, and received commission on April 6, 1990.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1956
University of Wisconsin, M.S., 1958
University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D., 1965
Temple University School of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
Chemist, Monsanto Corporation, 1957-1959
Scientist/chemist/patent agent, Wyeth Labs, Radnor, Pennsylvania, 1959-1964
Counsel, SmithKline Beecham Corporation, 1964-1990

 

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