History of the Federal Judiciary

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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.

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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