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Jay Waldman

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Jay Walman
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #15
Service:
Appointed by:   Ronald Reagan
Active:   10/17/1988 - 5/30/2003
Preceded by:   Daniel Huyett
Succeeded by:   Juan Sanchez
Personal History
Born:   1944
Undergraduate:   University of Wisconsin (1966)
Law School:   University of Pennsylvania Law School (1969)

Jay Carl Waldman (1944-2003) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Waldman was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on August 3, 1988, to a seat vacated by Daniel Henry Huyett;[1] he was confirmed by the Senate on October 14, 1988, and received commission three days later. He served until his death on May 30, 2003. Waldman was succeeded in this position by Juan Sanchez.

Early life and education

  • University of Wisconsin, B.S., 1966
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.B., 1969

Professional career

  • Law clerk, Hon. Gwilym A. Price, Jr., Court of Common Pleas, Pittsburgh, PA, 1969-1970
  • Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1970-1971
  • Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1971-1975
  • Deputy assistant U.S. attorney general, Criminal Division, Washington, D.C., 1975-1977
  • Director, Thornburgh for Governor Commission, Philadelphia, 1978
  • Counsel to the Governor of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1979-1981
  • General counsel of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1981-1986
  • Commissioner, Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority, 1986-1988
  • Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1986-1988

Judicial career

Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Waldman was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on August 3, 1988, to a seat vacated by Daniel Henry Huyett;[1] he was confirmed by the Senate on October 14, 1988, and received commission three days later. He served until his death on May 30, 2003. Waldman was succeeded in this position by Juan Sanchez.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Daniel Huyett
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
1988–2003
Seat #15
Succeeded by:
Juan Sanchez