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Schwartz, Edward Joseph

Born March 26, 1912, in Seattle, WA
Died March 22, 2000, in San Diego, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on January 29, 1968, to a seat vacated by James M. Carter. Confirmed by the Senate on March 28, 1968, and received commission on March 28, 1968. Served as chief judge, 1969-1982. Assumed senior status on March 26, 1982. Service terminated on March 22, 2000, due to death.

University of California, Berkeley, A.B., 1934
University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D., 1939

Professional Career:

Private practice, San Diego, California, 1940-1941, 1946-1959
U.S. Navy lieutenant commander, 1942-1945
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant commander, 1945-
Judge, San Diego [California] Municipal Court, 1959-1964
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, 1964-1968