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Denis Hurley

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Denis Hurley
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Title:   Senior Judge
Station:   Brooklyn, NY
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   11/05/1991 - 12/17/2004
Senior:   12/18/2004 - Present
Preceded by:   104 Stat. 5089
Succeeded by:   Joseph Bianco
Past post:   Supreme Court of the State of New York, Acting Justice
Past term:   1987 - 1988
Personal History
Born:   1937
Hometown:   Baldwin, NY
Undergraduate:   University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, B.S., 1959
Law School:   Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1966
Grad. School:   Columbia, M.B.A., 1962

Denis Reagan Hurley (1937-present) is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Hurley was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on June 27, 1991, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089. he was confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1991, and received commission on November 5, 1991. Hurley was succeeded in this position by Joseph Bianco. He assumed senior status on December 18, 2004.[1]

Early life and education

  • University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, B.S., 1959
  • Columbia University, M.B.A., 1962
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1966[1]

Professional career

  • Court bailiff, Hon. John M. Cannella, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1963-1966
  • Private practice, Syracuse, New York, 1966-1968
  • Principal assistant district attorney, Suffolk County, New York, 1968-1970
  • Private practice, Riverhead, New York, 1970-1983
  • Special prosecutor, Suffolk County, New York, 1974-1975
  • Member, Suffolk County Legislature, 1978-1979
  • Senior assistant county attorney, Suffolk County, New York, 1980-1981
  • Judge, New York State Family Court, 1983-1987
  • Judge, New York State County Court, Suffolk County, 1988-1991
  • Acting justice, New York State Supreme Court, 1987-1988[1]

Judicial career

Eastern District of New York

Hurley was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on June 27, 1991, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089. he was confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1991, and received commission on November 5, 1991. Hurley was succeeded in this position by Joseph Bianco. He assumed senior status on December 18, 2004.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
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Eastern District of New York
1991–2004
Succeeded by:
Joseph Bianco


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