History of the Federal Judiciary


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Schwartz, Charles Jr.
Born August 20, 1922, in New Orleans, LA
Died November 3, 2012, in Metairie, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by Gerald Ford on March 23, 1976, to a seat vacated by Herbert W. Christenberry. Confirmed by the Senate on May 6, 1976, and received commission on May 7, 1976. Assumed senior status on February 28, 1991. Service terminated on November 3, 2012, due to death.

Education:
Tulane University, B.A., 1943
Tulane University Law School, J.D., 1947

Professional Career:
U.S. Army second lieutenant, 1943-1945
U.S. Army Reserve major, 1946-1965
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1947-1976
District counsel, Gulf Coast District, U.S. Maritime Administration, 1953-1962
Adjunct professor of law, Tulane University, 1977-2012

 

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