History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Niemeyer, Paul Victor
Born 1941 in Princeton, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 11, 1987, to a seat vacated by Frank A. Kaufman. Confirmed by the Senate on February 19, 1988, and received commission on February 22, 1988. Service terminated on August 10, 1990, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on May 11, 1990, to a seat vacated by Harrison Lee Winter. Confirmed by the Senate on August 3, 1990, and received commission on August 7, 1990.

Education:
Kenyon College, A.B., 1962
Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 1966

Professional Career:
Private practice, Baltimore, Maryland, 1966-1988

 

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