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Leahy, Paul Conway

Born February 9, 1904, in Wilmington, DE
Died July 3, 1966

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 23, 1941, to a seat vacated by John P. Nields. Confirmed by the Senate on January 7, 1942, and received commission on January 14, 1942. Served as chief judge, 1948-1957. Assumed senior status due to certified disability on October 7, 1957. Service terminated on July 3, 1966, due to death.

University of Delaware, B.S., 1926
University of Pennsylvania Law School (now Carey Law School), LL.B., 1929

Professional Career:

Private practice, Wilmington, Delaware, 1929-1942