History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Karas, Kenneth M.
Born 1964 in Colorado Springs, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 18, 2003, to a seat vacated by Allen G. Schwartz. Confirmed by the Senate on June 3, 2004, and received commission on June 13, 2004.

Georgetown University, B.A., 1986
Columbia Law School, J.D., 1991

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Reena Raggi, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1992
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1992-2004


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