History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Paine, James Carriger
Born May 20, 1924, in Valdosta, GA
Died March 7, 2010, in Palm Beach, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on July 12, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on October 4, 1979, and received commission on October 5, 1979. Assumed senior status on May 20, 1992. Service terminated on March 7, 2010, due to death.

Education:
University of Florida, A.A., 1943
Columbia Business School, B.S., 1947
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1950

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943-1946
Private practice, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1950-1979

 

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