History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Perez-Gimenez, Juan Manuel
Born 1941 in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on October 23, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on December 5, 1979, and received commission on December 6, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1984-1991. Assumed senior status on March 28, 2006.

U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico, 1975-1979

Education:
University of Puerto Rico, B.A., 1963
George Washington University, M.B.A., 1965
University of Puerto Rico School of Law, LL.B., 1968

Professional Career:
Private practice, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1968-1971
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Puerto Rico, 1971-1975

 

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