History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Lohier, Raymond Joseph Jr.
Born 1965 in Montreal, Canada

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on March 10, 2010, to a seat vacated by Sonia Sotomayor. Confirmed by the Senate on December 19, 2010, and received commission on December 20, 2010.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1988
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1991

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Robert P. Patterson, Jr., U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1992-1993
Private practice, New York City, 1991-1992, 1993-1997
Trial attorney, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1997-2000; senior trial attorney, 1998-2000
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 2000-2010

 

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