History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Frankel, Marvin E.
Born July 26, 1920, in New York, NY
Died March 3, 2002, in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on September 2, 1965, to a seat vacated by Gregory F. Noonan. Confirmed by the Senate on October 21, 1965, and received commission on October 21, 1965. Service terminated on September 30, 1978, due to resignation.

Queens College, A.B., 1943
Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1948

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1942-1946
Associate in law, Columbia Law School, 1948-1949
Assistant to the solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1949-1956
Private practice, New York City, 1956-1962, 1978-2002
Professor, Columbia Law School, 1962-1965


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