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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit: Succession Chart

March 3, 1891
26 Stat. 826
March 3, 1891
26 Stat. 826
March 3, 1891
26 Stat. 826
April 17, 1902
32 Stat. 106
June 18, 1910
36 Stat. 539 1
June 18, 1910
36 Stat. 539 2
January 17, 1929
45 Stat. 1081
May 31, 1938
52 Stat. 584
Wallace, William J.
1891-1907
Lacombe, Emile H.
1891-1916
Shipman, Nathaniel
1892-1902
Coxe, Alfred C., Sr.
1902-1917
Knapp, Martin A.
1910-1916
Mack, Julian W.
1929-1940
Chase, Harrie B.
1929-1954
Clark, Charles E.
1939-1963
Ward, Henry G.
1907-1921
Hough, Charles M.
1916-1927
Townsend, William K.
1902-1907
Manton, Martin T.
1918-1939
    Waterman, Sterry R.
1955-1970
Anderson, Robert P.
1964-1971
Mayer, Julius M.
1921-1924
Hand, Augustus N.
1927-1953
Noyes, Walter C.
1907-1913
Patterson, Robert P., Sr.
1939-1940
    Oakes, James L.
1971-1992
Timbers, William H.
1971-1981
Hand, Learned
1924-1951
Harlan, John Marshall (II)
1954-1955
Rogers, Henry W.
1913-1926
Frank, Jerome N.
1941-1957
    Parker, Fred I.
1994-2003
Pratt, George C.
1982-1993
Medina, Harold R.
1951-1958
Lumbard, Joseph E.
1955-1971
Swan, Thomas W.
1926-1953
Moore, Leonard P.
1957-1971
    Hall, Peter W.
2004-
Leval, Pierre N.
1993-2002
Friendly, Henry J.
1959-1974
Mulligan, William H.
1971-1981
Hincks, Carroll C.
1953-1959
Mansfield, Walter R.
1971-1981
      Wesley, Richard C.
2003-2016
Van Graafeiland, Ellsworth A.
1974-1985
Cardamone, Richard J.
1981-1993
Smith, John J.
1960-1971
Winter, Ralph K., Jr.
1981-2000
      Sullivan, Richard J.
2018-
Altimari, Frank X.
1985-1996
Cabranes, Jose A.
1994-
Meskill, Thomas J.
1975-1993
Parker, Barrington D., Jr.
2001-2009
       
Pooler, Rosemary S.
1998-
  Calabresi, Guido
1994-2009
Carney, Susan L.
2011-
       
    Droney, Christopher F.
2011-
         
May 19, 1961
75 Stat. 80
May 19, 1961
75 Stat. 80
May 19, 1961
75 Stat. 80
October 20, 1978
92 Stat. 1629
October 20, 1978
92 Stat. 1629
July 10, 1984
98 Stat. 333
July 10, 1984
98 Stat. 333
Kaufman, Irving R.
1961-1987
Hays, Paul R.
1961-1974
Marshall, Thurgood
1961-1965
Newman, Jon O.
1979-1997
Kearse, Amalya L.
1979-2002
Miner, Roger J.
1985-1997
Mahoney, J. Daniel
1986-1996
Walker, John M., Jr.
1989-2006
Gurfein, Murray I.
1974-1979
Feinberg, Wilfred
1966-1991
Katzmann, Robert A.
1999-
Raggi, Reena
2002-2018
Sack, Robert D.
1998-2009
Sotomayor, Sonia
1998-2009
Livingston, Debra A.
2007-
Pierce, Lawrence W.
1981-1990
Jacobs, Dennis G.
1992-
    Chin, Denny
2010-
Lohier, Raymond J., Jr.
2010-
  McLaughlin, Joseph M.
1990-1998
         
  Straub, Chester J.
1998-2008
         
  Lynch, Gerard E.
2009-2016
         
1. The act of June 18, 1910, 36 Stat. 539, created the Commerce Court and provided for each of its five judges to serve simultaneously as a circuit judge. In accordance with the statute, President William H. Taft appointed Martin Knapp to the Second Circuit. In 1916, Chief Justice Edward D. White, pursuant to his authority under the same statute, reassigned Judge Knapp to the Fourth Circuit.
2. In accordance with the act of June 18, 1910, 36 Stat. 539, President William H. Taft appointed Commerce Court Judge Julian Mack to the Seventh Circuit. As Chief Justice, pursuant to his authority under the same statute, Taft reassigned Judge Mack to the Second and Sixth Circuits in 1929. In 1930, Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes reassigned Mack to the Second Circuit exclusively.

 

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