U.S. Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals
Eleventh Circuit
New York, New York
Date of Appointment:
November 12, 1997
Entered on Duty:
November 24, 1997
Queens College of the City University of New York, B.A., (magna cum laude), 1967;
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1971
Previous Employment:
U.S. Attorney, Southern District of Florida, 1983-1985
U.S. District Court Judge; Southern District of Florida, 1985-1997
Committee Appointments/Professional Organizations:
Judicial Conference Committee on Federal-State Jurisdiction, 1991-present, (Chairman, 1992-present); Chairman Judicial Conference Ad Hoc Committee on Gender-Based Violence, 1992-present; Federal Bar Association; Florida State Bar Association; New York State Bar Association; Chairman, Magistrate Committee, Southern District of Florida; Executive Committee, Security Committee, Rules Committee, Southern District of Florida; and Civil Justice Advisory Committee, Southern District of Florida; Chairman, Board of Editors, Manual for Complex Litigation, 4th Ed.