History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
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.

Education:
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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