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Frank Joseph Coleman

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Frank Joseph Coleman
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #2
Service:
Appointed by:   Calvin Coolidge
Active:   12/19/1927-3/14/1934
Preceded by:   Augustus Noble Hand
Succeeded by:   George Murray Hulbert
Personal History
Born:   1886
Undergraduate:   City College of New York (1906)
Law School:   New York Law School (1909)

Frank Joseph Coleman (1886-1934) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

He received a recess appointment from President Calvin Coolidge on May 19, 1927 to replace Augustus Noble Hand. On December 6, 1927, he was nominated. He was confirmed by the Senate on December 19, 1927, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on March 14, 1934.[1] Coleman was succeeded in this position by George Murray Hulbert.

Early life and education

  • City College of New York, A.B., 1906
  • New York Law School, LL.B., 1909[1]

Professional career

  • U.S. Army Private, World War I
  • Secretary to Justices McLaughlin and Finch, Supreme Court of New York, 1911
  • Assistant district attorney, New York County, New York, 1914-1916
  • Justice, Municipal Court, New York City, 1918-1923
  • Republican leader of 15th assembly district, New York County, New York, 1924-1927[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of New York

Coleman received a recess appointment from President Calvin Coolidge on May 19, 1927 to replace Augustus Noble Hand. On December 6, 1927, he was nominated. He was confirmed by the Senate on December 19, 1927, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on March 14, 1934.[1] Coleman was succeeded in this position by George Murray Hulbert.

References

Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Augustus Noble Hand
Southern District of New York
1927–1934
Succeeded by:
George Murray Hulbert