History of the Federal Judiciary

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Surrick, R[ichard] Barclay
Born 1937 in Media, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by William J. Clinton on April 11, 2000, to a seat vacated by Lowell A. Reed, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on June 5, 2000. Assumed senior status on February 1, 2011.

Dickinson College, B.A., 1960
Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 1965
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1982

Professional Career:
Private practice, Pennsylvania, 1965-1977
Chief, Appellate Division, Office of the Public Defender, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1965-1974
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County [Pennsylvania], 1978-2000


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