History of the Federal Judiciary

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DuBois, Jan Ely
Born 1931 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on May 10, 1988, to a seat vacated by Clifford Scott Green. Confirmed by the Senate on July 26, 1988, and received commission on July 27, 1988. Assumed senior status on April 15, 2002.

University of Pennsylvania, B.S., 1952
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1957

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1952-1954
Clerk, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1956
Law clerk, Hon. Harry Kalodner, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1957-1958
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1958-1988


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