History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Hall, Janet C.
Born 1948 in Lowell, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Nominated by William J. Clinton on June 5, 1997, to a seat vacated by T. F. Gilroy Daly. Confirmed by the Senate on September 11, 1997, and received commission on September 18, 1997. Served as chief judge, 2013-present.

Education:
Mount Holyoke College, A.B., 1970
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:
Private practice, 1973-1975
Trial attorney, Antritrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1975-1979
Special assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, 1979
Private practice, Hartford, Connecticut, 1980-1997

 

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