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Waldman, Jay Carl

Born November 16, 1944, in Pittsburgh, PA
Died May 30, 2003, in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on August 3, 1988, to a seat vacated by Daniel H. Huyett, III. Confirmed by the Senate on October 14, 1988, and received commission on October 17, 1988. Service terminated on May 30, 2003, due to death.

University of Wisconsin, B.S., 1966
University of Pennsylvania Law School (now Carey Law School), LL.B., 1969

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. Gwilym A. Price, Jr., Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County [Pennsylvania], 1969-1970
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1970-1971
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1971-1975
Deputy assistant attorney general, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1975-1977
Director, Thornburgh for Governor Commission, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1978
Counsel, Gov. Richard Thornburgh, Pennsylvania, 1979-1981
General counsel, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1981-1986
Commissioner, Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority, 1986-1988
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1986-1988

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, July 26, 1991; no Senate vote