History of the Federal Judiciary


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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.

Education:
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

 

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