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.

Education:
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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