History of the Federal Judiciary

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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.

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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