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Alexander Napoli
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #11
Service:
Appointed by:   Lyndon Johnson
Active:   9/21/1966 - 7/12/1972
Preceded by:   80 Stat. 75
Succeeded by:   Prentice Marshall
Personal History
Born:   1905
Deceased:   1972
Law School:   University of Chicago Law School (1929)
Grad. School:   University of Chicago (1927)



Alexander J. Napoli (1905-1972) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Napoli was nominated by President Lyndon Johnson on August 17, 1966, to a new seat created by 80 Stat. 75; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 20, 1966, and received commission the next day. He served the Northern District of Illinois until his death on July 12, 1972.[1] Napoli was succeeded in this position by Prentice Marshall.

Early life and education

  • University of Chicago, Ph.B., 1927
  • University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1929[1]

Professional career

  • Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1929-1933
  • Assistant state's attorney, Cook County, Illinois, 1933-1950
  • Judge, Municipal Court of Chicago, Illinois, 1950-1960
  • Judge, Superior Court of Cook County, Illinois, 1960-1963
  • Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, 1964-1966[1]

Judicial career

Northern District of Illinois

Napoli was nominated by President Lyndon Johnson on August 17, 1966, to a new seat created by 80 Stat. 75; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 20, 1966, and received commission the next day. He served the Northern District of Illinois until his death on July 12, 1972.[1] Napoli was succeeded in this position by Prentice Marshall.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Northern District of Illinois
1966–1972
Seat #11
Succeeded by:
Prentice Marshall