History of the Federal Judiciary

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Standish, William Lloyd
Born February 16, 1930, in Pittsburgh, PA
Died January 1, 2015, in Sewickley, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on July 1, 1987, to a seat vacated by Barron P. McCune. Confirmed by the Senate on November 5, 1987, and received commission on November 6, 1987. Assumed senior status on March 1, 2002. Service terminated on January 1, 2015, due to death.

Yale University, B.A., 1953
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1956

Professional Career:
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1956-1980
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County [Pennsylvania], 1980-1987


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