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Gertner, Nancy
Born 1946 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 27, 1993, to a seat vacated by A. David Mazzone. Confirmed by the Senate on February 10, 1994, and received commission on February 14, 1994. Assumed senior status on May 22, 2011. Service terminated on September 1, 2011, due to retirement.

Education:
Barnard College, B.A., 1967
Yale Law School, J.D., 1971
Yale University, M.A., 1971

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Luther Swygert, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1971-1972
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1972-1994
Instructor, Boston University School of Law, 1972-1984, 1987-1990
Faculty, Harvard Law School, 1985-1986, 2011-    ; visiting professor, 1985-1986, 2011; professor of practice, 2011-
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