Kevin Duffy

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Kevin Duffy
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Senior Judge
Service:
Appointed by:   Richard Nixon
Active:   10/17/1972 - 1/10/1998
Preceded by:   Irving Cooper
Succeeded by:   Richard Berman
Personal History
Born:   1933
Undergraduate:   Fordham College (1954)
Law School:   Fordham University School of Law (1958)

Kevin Thomas Duffy (1933-present) is a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Duffy was nominated by President Richard Nixon on September 25, 1972, to a seat vacated by Irving Cooper; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 12, 1972, and received commission on October 17. Duffy was succeeded in this position by Richard Berman. He assumed senior status on January 10, 1998.

Early life and education

  • Fordham College, A.B., 1954
  • Fordham University School of Law, LL.B., 1958

Professional career

  • Clerk, Chief Circuit Judge, New York City, 1955-1958
  • Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1958-1959
  • Assistant chief, Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney's Office, 1959-1961
  • Private practice, New York City, 1961-1969
  • Regional administrator, S.E.C., New York Regional Office, 1969-1972

Judicial career

Southern district of New York

Duffy was nominated by President Richard Nixon on September 25, 1972, to a seat vacated by Irving Cooper; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 12, 1972, and received commission on October 17. Duffy was succeeded in this position by Richard Berman. He assumed senior status on January 10, 1998.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Irving Cooper
Southern District of New York
1972–1998
Succeeded by:
Richard Berman