Katzmann, Robert A.
- Born 1953 in New York, NY
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 8, 1999, to a seat vacated by Jon O. Newman. Confirmed by the Senate on July 14, 1999, and received commission on July 16, 1999. Served as chief judge, 2013-present.
Columbia College, A.B., 1973
Harvard University, A.M., 1976
Harvard University, Ph.D., 1978
Yale Law School, J.D., 1980
Law clerk, Hon. Hugh H. Bownes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 1980-1981
Fellow, Brookings Institution, 1981-1999; acting program director, 1998
Faculty, Georgetown University, 1984-1999; adjunct professor of law, 1984-1989; adjunct professor of public policy, 1987-1992; Walsh Professor of Government, professor of law and professor of public policy, 1992-1999
President, Governance Institute, 1986-1999
Special assistant to the director, Federal Judicial Center, 1986-1988
Visiting professor, University of California, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. program, 1990-1992
Wayne Morse chair in law and politics, University of Oregon, 1992