History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Freed, Emerich B.
Born November 22, 1897, Hungary
Died December 4, 1955

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on September 11, 1941, to a new seat authorized by 55 Stat. 148. Confirmed by the Senate on October 2, 1941, and received commission on October 7, 1941. Service terminated on December 4, 1955, due to death.

Western Reserve University (now Case Western Reserve University), A.B., 1918
Western Reserve University (now Case Western Reserve University) School of Law, LL.B., 1920

Professional Career:
Private practice, Ohio, 1918-1929
First assistant prosecutor, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1929-1932, 1933
Prosecutor, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1932-1933
U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, 1933-1941


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