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Carol Mansmann

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Carol Mansmann
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Current Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Title:   Former Judge
Service:
Appointed by:   Ronald Reagan
Active:   4/4/1985 - 3/9/2002
Preceded by:   98 Stat. 333
Past post:   United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Past term:   3/19/1982 - 4/22/1985
Past position:   Seat #9
Personal History
Born:   1942
Deceased:   2002
Undergraduate:   Duquesne Univeristy (1964)
Law School:   Duquesne University (1967)

Carol Los Mansmann (1942-2002) was a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Early life and education

Carol Mansmann received her bachelor's degree from Duquesne University in 1964 and her Juris Doctor in 1967 from the same institution.

Professional career

  • Law clerk, Hon. Ralph H. Smith, Jr., Allegheny County, Court of Common Pleas, PA, 1967-1968
  • Assistant district attorney, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1968-1972
  • Special assistant to the commonwealth attorney general, Pennsylvania, 1974-1979
  • Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1973-1979
  • Faculty, Duquesne University School of Law
    • Associate professor of law, 1974-1983
    • Adjunct professor of law, 1987-1994

Judicial career

Third Circuit

Mansmann was nominated to the Third Circuit by President Ronald Reagan on March 7, 1985, to a new seat created by 98 Stat. 333; she was confirmed by the Senate on April 3, 1985, and received commission the next day. She served the Third Circuit until her death on March 9, 2002.[1]

Western District of Pennsylvania

Mansmann was nominated to the Western District of Pennsylvania by President Ronald Reagan on February 23, 1982, to a seat vacated by William Knox; she was confirmed by the Senate on March 18, 1982, and received commission the next day. She served the Western District of Pennsylvania until her April 22, 1985, appointment to the Third Circuit. Mansmann was succeeded in this position by Brooks Smith.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
William Knox
Western District of Pennsylvania
1982–1985
Seat #9
Succeeded by:
David Brooks Smith
Preceded by:
NA - new seat
Third Circuit Court of Appeals
1985–2002
Succeeded by:
Michael Fisher