History of the Federal Judiciary


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Standish, William Lloyd
Born 1930 in Pittsburgh, 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.

Education:
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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