History of the Federal Judiciary

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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.

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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