History of the Federal Judiciary

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Daniels, George B.
Born 1953 in Allendale, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on August 5, 1999, to a seat vacated by Robert P. Patterson, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on February 24, 2000, and received commission on March 9, 2000.

Yale University, B.A., 1975
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:
Trial attorney, Legal Aid Society of New York, 1978-1980
Law clerk, Hon. Rose Bird, Supreme Court of California, 1980-1981
Bar review course instructor, University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1981
Private practice, 1981-1983
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1983-1989
Adjunct professor of law, Brooklyn Law School, 1988-1991
Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, 1989-1990, 1993-1995
Counsel, Mayor David Dinkins, New York City, 1990-1993
Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1995-2000


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