History of the Federal Judiciary

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Reed, Lowell A. Jr.
Born 1930 in Westchester, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on December 18, 1987, to a seat vacated by Anthony J. Scirica. Confirmed by the Senate on April 19, 1988, and received commission on April 20, 1988. Assumed senior status on June 21, 1999.

University of Wisconsin Law School
University of Wisconsin, B.B.A., 1952
Temple University School of Law, J.D., 1958

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy lieutenant commander, Naval Intelligence, 1953-1957
Law clerk, Hon. Ethan Allen Doty, Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County [Pennsylvania], 1958
Corporation trial counsel, PMA Insurance Group, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1958-1962
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1963-1988
Lecturer in law, Temple University School of Law, 1966-1981
Faculty advisory board, The Academy of Advocacy, Temple University, 1989-


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