History of the Federal Judiciary

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Greenberg, Morton Ira
Born 1933 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 11, 1987, to a seat vacated by Leonard I. Garth. Confirmed by the Senate on March 20, 1987, and received commission on March 23, 1987. Assumed senior status on June 30, 2000.

University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1954
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1957

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Office of the Attorney General, State of New Jersey, 1957-1958
Deputy attorney general, State of New Jersey, 1958-1960
Private practice, Cape May, New Jersey, 1960-1971
County attorney, Cape May County, New Jersey, 1970-1971
First assistant prosecutor, Cape May, New Jersey, 1971
Assistant attorney general, State of New Jersey, 1971-1973
Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, 1973-1987; Law Division, 1973-1976; Chancery Division, 1976-1980; Appellate Division, 1980-1987


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