History of the Federal Judiciary

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Stein, Sidney H.
Born 1945 in Passaic, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 11, 1995, to a seat vacated by Pierre N. Leval. Confirmed by the Senate on March 17, 1995, and received commission on March 17, 1995. Assumed senior status on September 1, 2010.

New York University Graduate School of Education
Princeton University, A.B., 1967
Yale Law School, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
New York Army National Guard, 1969-1975
Law clerk, Hon. Stanley Fuld, New York State Court of Appeals, 1972-1973
Private practice, New York City, 1974-1995

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, September 14, 1994; no Senate vote


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