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Edmund Palmieri
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #18
Service:
Appointed by:   Dwight Eisenhower
Active:   5/12/1954 - 6/29/1972
Preceded by:   68 Stat. 8
Personal History
Born:   1907
Undergraduate:   Columbia College (1926)
Law School:   Columbia Law School (1929)

Edmund Louis Palmieri (1907-1989) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Palmieri was nominated by President Dwight Eisenhower on April 6, 1954, to a new seat created by 68 Stat. 8; he was confirmed by the Senate on May 11, 1954, and received his commission on May 12th. Plamieri was succeeded in this position by William Conner. He assumed senior status on June 30, 1972, and served in that capacity until his death on June 15, 1989.[1]

Early life and education

  • Columbia College, A.B., 1926
  • Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1929[1]

Professional career

  • Law secretary, Hon. Charles Evans Hughes, Permanent Court of International Justice, The Hague, 1929
  • Private practice, New York City, 1929-1931
  • Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1931-1934
  • Assistant corporation counsel, New York City, 1934-1937
  • Law secretary, Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, New York City, 1937-1940
  • City Magistrate of New York, 1940-1943
  • U.S. Army, 1943-1945
  • Private practice, New York City, 1945-1954[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of New York

Palmieri was nominated by President Dwight Eisenhower on April 6, 1954, to a new seat created by 68 Stat. 8; he was confirmed by the Senate on May 11, 1954, and received his commission on May 12th. Plamieri was succeeded in this position by William Conner. He assumed senior status on June 30, 1972, and served in that capacity until his death on June 15, 1989.[1]

References

Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
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Southern District of New York
1954–1972
Succeeded by:
William Conner