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Brown, Garrett E., Jr.
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on October 23, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 1985, and received commission on December 17, 1985. Served as chief judge, 2005-2012. Assumed senior status on January 2, 2012. Service terminated on January 26, 2012, due to retirement.
Lafayette College, A.B., 1965
Duke University School of Law, J.D., 1968
Law clerk, Hon. Vincent S. Haneman, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1968-1969
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of New Jersey, 1969-1973
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1973-1981
General counsel, U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981-1983
U.S. Maritime Administration, 1983-1986; chief counsel, 1983-1985; acting deputy maritime administrator, 1985-1986
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 2005-2008