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Marvin Frankel

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Marvin Frankel
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #14
Service:
Appointed by:   Lyndon Johnson
Active:   10/21/1965 - 9/30/1978
Preceded by:   Gregory Noonan
Succeeded by:   Abraham Sofaer
Personal History
Born:   1920
Undergraduate:   Queens College (1943)
Law School:   Columbia Law School (1948)

Marvin E. Frankel (1920-2002) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Frankel was nominated by President Lyndon Johnson on September 2, 1965, to a seat vacated by Gregory Noonan; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 21, 1965, and received commission that same day. He resigned on September 30, 1978.[1] Frankel was succeeded in this position by Abraham Sofaer.

Early life and education

  • Queens College, A.B., 1943
  • Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1948[1]

Professional career

  • U.S. Army, 1942-1946
  • Associate in law, Columbia Law School, 1948-1949
  • Assistant to the Solicitor General of the United States, 1949-1956
  • Private practice, New York City, 1956-1962
  • Professor, Columbia Law School, 1962-1965
  • Private practice, New York City, 1978-2002[1]

Judicial career

Southern district of New York

Frankel was nominated by President Lyndon Johnson on September 2, 1965, to a seat vacated by Gregory Noonan; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 21, 1965, and received commission that same day. He resigned on September 30, 1978.[1] Frankel was succeeded in this position by Abraham Sofaer.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Gregory Noonan
Southern District of New York
1965–1978
Succeeded by:
Abraham Sofaer