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Schwarzer, William W
Born 1925 in Berlin, Germany

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by Gerald Ford on June 2, 1976, to a seat vacated by Albert C. Wollenberg. Confirmed by the Senate on July 23, 1976, and received commission on July 23, 1976. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1991.

Education:
University of Southern California, A.B., 1948
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Army second lietuenant, 1943-1947
Teaching fellow, Harvard Law School, 1951-1952
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1952-1976
Senior counsel, President's Commission on CIA Activities within the United States (Rockefeller Commission), 1975
Director, Federal Judicial Center, 1990-1995
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