History of the Federal Judiciary

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Parker, Barrington Daniels Jr.
Born 1944 in Washington, DC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on April 26, 1994, to a seat vacated by Leonard B. Sand. Confirmed by the Senate on September 14, 1994, and received commission on September 15, 1994. Service terminated on October 18, 2001, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 4, 2001, to a seat vacated by Ralph K. Winter, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on October 11, 2001, and received commission on October 16, 2001. Assumed senior status on October 10, 2009.

Yale College, B.A., 1965
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1969

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Aubrey E. Robinson, Jr., U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, 1969-1970
Private practice, New York City, 1970-1994

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, May 9, 2001; no Senate vote


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