History of the Federal Judiciary

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Cecchi, Claire Claudia
Born 1964 in Queens, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Joseph A. Greenaway. Confirmed by the Senate on June 14, 2011, and received commission on June 14, 2011.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2006-2011

Barnard College, B.A., 1986
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1989

Professional Career:
Assistant corporation counsel, New York City, 1989-1992
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1992-2006

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, December 1, 2010; no Senate vote


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