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Inzer Wyatt
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #22
Service:
Appointed by:   John F. Kennedy
Active:   9/28/1962 - 3/28/1977
Preceded by:   75 Stat. 80
Succeeded by:   Robert Sweet
Personal History
Born:   1907
Undergraduate:   University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (1927)
Law School:   Harvard Law School (1930)

Inzer Bass Wyatt (1907-1990) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Wyatt was nominated by President John F. Kennedy on July 5, 1962, to a new seat created by 75 Stat. 80; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 20, 1962, and received his commission on September 28th. Wyatt was succeeded in this position by Robert Sweet. He assumed senior status on March 29, 1977, and served in that capacity until his death on January 17, 1990.[1]

Early life and education

  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, A.B., 1927
  • Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1930[1]

Professional career

  • Private practice, New York City, 1930-1941
  • U.S. Army Colonel, 1942-1945
  • Private practice, New York City, 1946-1962[1]

Judicial career

Southern District of New York

Wyatt was nominated by President John F. Kennedy on July 5, 1962, to a new seat created by 75 Stat. 80; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 20, 1962, and received his commission on September 28th. Wyatt was succeeded in this position by Robert Sweet. He assumed senior status on March 29, 1977, and served in that capacity until his death on January 17, 1990.[1]

References

Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
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Southern District of New York
1962–1977
Succeeded by:
Robert Sweet