History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Feldman, Martin Leach-Cross
Born 1934 in St. Louis, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 9, 1983, to a seat vacated by Jack M. Gordon. Confirmed by the Senate on October 4, 1983, and received commission on October 5, 1983.

Judge, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, 2010-present

Tulane University, B.A., 1955
Tulane University Law School, J.D., 1957

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve captain, JAG Corps, 1957-1963
Law clerk, Hon. John Minor Wisdom, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1957-1959
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1959-1983


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