History of the Federal Judiciary

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Gleeson, John
Born 1953 in Bronx, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 22, 1994, to a seat vacated by Jack B. Weinstein. Confirmed by the Senate on September 28, 1994, and received commission on September 29, 1994. Service terminated on March 9, 2016, due to resignation.

Georgetown University, B.A., 1975
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1980

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Boyce Martin, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 1980-1981
Private practice, New York City, 1981-1985, 2016-
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1985-1994


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