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Mishler, Jacob

Born April 20, 1911, in New York, NY
Died January 26, 2004, in West Palm Beach, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on June 10, 1960, to a seat vacated by Mortimer Byers. Confirmed by the Senate on July 2, 1960, and received commission on July 6, 1960. Served as chief judge, 1969-1980. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1980. Service terminated on January 26, 2004, due to death.

New York University, B.S., 1931
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1933

Professional Career:

Private practice, Long Island City, New York, 1934-1959, 1960
Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1959
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1974-1977