Joseph DiClerico

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Joseph DiClerico
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Current Court Information:
District of New Hampshire
Title:   Senior Judge
Position:   Seat #3
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   8/17/1992 - 3/15/2007
Chief:   1992 - 1997
Senior:   3/15/2007 - Present
Preceded by:   104 Stat. 5089
Succeeded by:   Joseph Laplante
Past post:   New Hampshire Superior Court
Past chief:   1991 - 1992
Past term:   1977-1991
Personal History
Born:   1941
Hometown:   Lynn, MA
Undergraduate:   Williams College, B.A., 1963
Law School:   Yale Law, LL.B., 1966
Joseph A. DiClerico, Jr. (b. 1941) is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire. He joined the court in 1992 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. He assumed senior status on March 15, 2007. DiClerico was succeeded in this position by Joseph Laplante.[1][2]

Early life and education

Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, DiClerico received a bachelor's degree from Williams College in 1963 and a bachelor's of Law degree, LL.B, from Yale Law School in 1966.[1]

Professional career

DiClerico was a law clerk for the Hon. Aloysius J. Connor of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire from 1966 to 1967 and also a law clerk in the New Hampshire Supreme Court from 1967 to 1968. DiClerico entered private practice in Concord, New Hampshire from 1968 to 1970 and served as the Assistant State Attorney General of New Hampshire from 1970 to 1977. DiClerico was appointed to serve as an Associate Justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court from 1977 to 1991, before serving as the Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court from 1991 to 1992.[1]

Judicial career

District of New Hampshire

DiClerico was nominated to the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire by George H.W. Bush on April 9, 1992 to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. DiClerico was subsequently confirmed by the U.S. Senate on August 12, 1992 and received commission on August 17, 1992.[3] DiClerico was succeeded in this position by Joseph Laplante.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
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District of New Hampshire
1902–2007
Seat #3
Succeeded by:
Joseph Laplante



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