History of the Federal Judiciary

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Conti, Samuel
Born 1922 in Los Angeles, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on October 7, 1970, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on October 13, 1970, and received commission on October 16, 1970. Assumed senior status on November 1, 1987.

University of Santa Clara (now Santa Clara University), B.S., 1945
Stanford Law School, LL.B., 1948

Professional Career:
U.S. Army
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1948-1967
Chairman, Civil Service Board of Appeals, Pittsburg, California, 1956-1958
City attorney, Concord, California, 1960-1969
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Contra Costa, 1968-1970


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