Conrad Cyr

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Conrad Cyr
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Current Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Title:   Senior Judge (Inactive)
Position:   Seat #3
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   11/20/1989-1/31/1997
Senior:   1/31/1997-Present
Preceded by:   Frank Coffin
Succeeded by:   Kermit Lipez
Past post:   District of Maine
Past term:   1981-1989
Past position:   Seat #2
Personal History
Born:   1931
Hometown:   Limestone, ME
Undergraduate:   Holy Cross College, 1953
Law School:   Yale Law School, 1956

Conrad Keefe Cyr is a senior judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. He was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on August 4, 1989.

Prior to joining the court, Cyr served as a judge for the United States District Court for the District of Maine. He joined that court in 1981 after a nomination from President Ronald Reagan. He served on the court through November 20, 1989, and was succeeded by Judge D. Brock Hornby.[1]

Early life and education

Cyr graduated from Holy Cross College with a B.S. in 1953 and Yale Law School with a J.D. in 1956.[1]

Professional career

Judicial career

First Circuit

Cyr was nominated to the First Circuit by President George H.W. Bush on August 4, 1989, to fill the seat vacated by Frank Coffin. Cyr was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 24, 1989, and received commission on November 20, 1989. He assumed senior status on January 31, 1997. His position was filed by Judge Kermit Lipez.[1]

District of Maine

Cyr was the eleventh federal judge in the United States District Court for the District of Maine. He was nominated to the court by President Ronald Reagan on August 11, 1981, to fill the seat vacated by George J. Mitchell. The U.S. Senate confirmed him to the Maine district court on September 25, 1981, and he was commissioned on September 28, 1981. He served on the court through November 20, 1989. Cyr was succeeded by Judge D. Brock Hornby.[1]

Bankruptcy court

Cyr was also a United States bankruptcy judge for the District of Maine from 1973 to 1981.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
George Mitchell
District of Maine
1981–1989
Seat #2
Succeeded by:
D. Brock Hornby
Preceded by:
Frank Coffin
First Circuit
1989–present
Seat #3
Succeeded by:
Kermit Lipez