History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Sloviter, Dolores Korman
Born 1932 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on April 4, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 1979, and received commission on June 21, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1991-1998. Assumed senior status on June 21, 2013.

Education:
Temple University, A.B., 1953
University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.B., 1956

Professional Career:
Law clerk, City of Philadelphia [Pennsylvania] Law Department, 1955
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1956-1972
Faculty, Temple University School of Law, 1972-1979; associate professor, 1972-1974; professor, 1974-1979

 

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