History of the Federal Judiciary

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Newman, Pauline
Born 1927 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on January 30, 1984, to a seat vacated by Philip Nichols, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on February 27, 1984, and received commission on February 28, 1984.

Vassar College, B.A., 1947
Columbia University, M.A., 1948
Yale University, Ph.D., 1952
New York University School of Law, LL.B., 1958

Professional Career:
Research scientist, American Cynamid Company, 1951-1954
Patent attorney and house counsel, FMC Corporation, New York City and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1954-1984; director, Patent, Trademark, and Licensing Department, 1969-1984
Science policy specialist, Department of Natural Sciences, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 1961-1962


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