History of the Federal Judiciary

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McLean, Edward Cochrane
Born October 16, 1903, in Hoosick Falls, NY
Died October 12, 1972

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on April 3, 1962, to a seat vacated by Edward J. Dimock. Confirmed by the Senate on July 13, 1962, and received commission on August 24, 1962. Service terminated on October 12, 1972, due to death.

Williams College, A.B., 1924
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1929

Professional Career:
Deputy assistant district attorney, New York County, New York, 1935-1936
Private practice, New York City, 1943-1962
Judge, Darien [Connecticut] Probate Court, 1957-1962

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