History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Stern, Herbert Jay
Born 1936 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on December 7, 1973, to a seat vacated by Leonard Garth. Confirmed by the Senate on December 19, 1973, and received commission on December 28, 1973. Service terminated on January 4, 1987, due to resignation.

Education:
Hobart College, B.A., 1958
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1961

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve private, 1961-1962
Assistant district attorney, New York County, New York, 1962-1965
Trial attorney, Organized Crime and Racketeering Section, U.S. Department of Justice, 1965-1969
Chief assistant U.S. attorney, District of New Jersey, 1969-1971
U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey, 1971-1974
Private practice, Roseland, New Jersey, 1987-

 

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