History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Stanton, Louis Lee
Born 1927 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on June 12, 1985, to a seat vacated by Henry F. Werker. Confirmed by the Senate on July 16, 1985, and received commission on July 18, 1985. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1996.

Yale University, B.A., 1950
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1955
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1955

Professional Career:
U.S. Merchant Marine cadet midshipman, 1945-1947
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve first lieutenant, 1950-1952
Private practice, New York City, 1955-1985


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