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.

Education:
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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