Robert Cindrich

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Robert Cindrich
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #7
Service:
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   10/7/1994 - 1/30/2004
Preceded by:   Gustave Diamond
Succeeded by:   Nora Fischer
Personal History
Born:   1943
Undergraduate:   Wittenberg University (1965)
Law School:   University of Pittsburgh School of Law (1968)
Military service:   U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force

Robert J. Cindrich (1943-present) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Cindrich was nominated by President Bill Clinton on August 12, 1994, to a seat vacated by Gustave Diamond; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 6, 1994, and received commission the next day. He resigned on January 30, 2004.[1] Cindrich was succeeded in this position by Nora Fischer.

Early life and education

  • Wittenberg University, A.B., 1965
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1968

Professional career

  • U.S. Army Reserve Specialist, 1968-1971
  • U.S. Air Force Reserve Sergeant, 1971-1975
  • Law clerk, Hon. Ruggero Aldisert, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, 1968-1969
  • Assistant public defender, Allegheny County Public Defender Office, Pennsylvania, 1969-1970
  • Assistant district attorney, Allegheny County District Attorney's Office, Pennsylvania, 1970-1972
  • Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1970-1978
  • U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1978-1981
  • Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1981-1994
  • Chief legal counsel, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2004-present

Judicial career

Western District of Pennsylvania

Cindrich was nominated by President Bill Clinton on August 12, 1994, to a seat vacated by Gustave Diamond; he was confirmed by the Senate on October 6, 1994, and received commission the next day. He resigned on January 30, 2004.[1] Cindrich was succeeded in this position by Nora Fischer.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Gustave Diamond
Western District of Pennsylvania
1994–2004
Seat #7
Succeeded by:
Nora Fischer