Paul Diamond

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Paul Diamond
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #8
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   6/22/2004-Present
Preceded by:   Herbert Hutton
Personal History
Born:   1953
Hometown:   Brooklyn, NY
Undergraduate:   Columbia, 1974
Law School:   University of Pennsylvania Law, 1977

Paul Diamond is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He joined the court in 2004 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]

Education

Diamond graduated from Columbia University with his bachelor's degree in 1974 and later from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law with his J.D. degree in 1977.[1]

Professional career

  • 1983-2004: Attorney, private practice
  • 1990-1992: Adjunct Professor, Temple University Law School
  • 1981-1983: Assistant District Attorney, Philadelphia District Attorney's Office
  • 1980: Law clerk, Justice Bruce Kauffman of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • 1977-1979: Assistant District Attorney, Philadelphia District Attorney's Office[1]

Judicial career

Eastern District of Pennsylvania

On the recommendation of U.S. Senators Rick Santorum and Arlen Specter, Diamond was nominated to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania by President George W. Bush on January 20, 2004, to a seat vacated by Judge Herbert Hutton. Diamond was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 16, 2004, and received commission on June 22, 2004.[2][3]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Herbert Hutton
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
2004–Current
Seat #8
Succeeded by:
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