History of the Federal Judiciary

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Teitelbaum, Hubert Irving
Born July 2, 1915, in Pittsburgh, PA
Died January 5, 1995

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on November 24, 1970, to a seat vacated by Wallace S. Gourley. Confirmed by the Senate on December 11, 1970, and received commission on December 12, 1970. Served as chief judge, 1982-1985. Assumed senior status on July 2, 1985. Service terminated on January 5, 1995, due to death.

University of Pittsburgh, A.B., 1937
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, LL.B., 1940

Professional Career:
Special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1940-1943
U.S. Army captain, 1944-1947
Division chief, U.S. Department of the Army, Federal Republic of Germany, 1947-1949
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1949-1955, 1961-1971
First assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1955-1958
U.S. attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1958-1961
Adjunct professor of law, Duquesne University School of Law, 1977-1995


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