History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Ludwig, Edmund V.
Born 1928 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on June 21, 1985, to a seat vacated by Raymond Broderick. Confirmed by the Senate on October 16, 1985, and received commission on October 17, 1985. Assumed senior status on May 20, 1997.

Harvard University, A.B., 1949
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1952

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve captain, JAG Corps, 1953-1956
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1956-1960
Private practice, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1960-1968
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Bucks County [Pennsylvania], 1968-1985
Clinical associate professor, Hahnemann University, 1977-1985
Visiting lecturer, Temple University School of Law, 1977-1982
Faculty, Villanova University School of Law, 1975-1977, 1984-    ; presenter, Institute for Correctional Law, 1975-1977; lecturer in law, 1984-
Faculty, University of Pennsylvania, 1981-1982


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