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Lee Gagliardi

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Lee Gagliardi
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Former Judge
Service:
Appointed by:   Richard Nixon
Active:   12/15/1971 - 7/17/1985
Preceded by:   84 Stat. 294
Succeeded by:   Richard Daronco
Personal History
Born:   1918
Undergraduate:   Williams Colllege (1941)
Law School:   Columbia Law School (1947)

Lee Parsons Gagliardi (1918-1998) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Gagliardi was nominated by President Richard Nixon on December 2, 1971, to a new seat created by 84 Stat. 294; he was confirmed by the Senate on December 11, 1971, and received commission four days later. Gagliardi was succeeded in this position by Richard Daronco. He assumed senior status on July 17, 1985, and served until his death on October 30, 1998.[1]

Early life and education

  • Williams College, A.B., 1941
  • Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1947[1]

Professional career

  • U.S. Naval Reserve Lieutenant, 1942-1945
  • Assistant to general attorney, New York Central Railroad Company, 1948-1955
  • Private practice, New York City, 1955-1972
  • Chairman, Board of Police Commissioners, Mamaroneck, New York, 1970-1972[1]

Judicial career

Southern district of New York

Gagliardi was nominated by President Richard Nixon on December 2, 1971, to a new seat created by 84 Stat. 294; he was confirmed by the Senate on December 11, 1971, and received commission four days later. Gagliardi was succeeded in this position by Richard Daronco. He assumed senior status on July 17, 1985, and served until his death on October 30, 1998.[1]

References

Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
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Southern District of New York
1971–1985
Succeeded by:
Richard Daronco