History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
McVerry, Terrence F.
Born 1943 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 23, 2002, to a seat vacated by Donald E. Ziegler. Confirmed by the Senate on September 3, 2002, and received commission on September 4, 2002. Assumed senior status on September 30, 2013.

Duquesne University, B.A., 1965
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 1968

Professional Career:
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1966-1998
Assistant district attorney, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1969-1973
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County [Pennsylvania], 1998-2000
Solicitor and director, Allegheny County [Pennsylvania] Law Department, 2000-2002
Solicitor and general counsel, Community College of Allegheny County, 2000-2002


Submit Questions About Judicial History