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Stanley Marcus
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Current Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #15
Service:
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   11/12/1997-Present
Preceded by:   Peter Fay
Past post:   Southern District of Florida
Past term:   1985-1997
Personal History
Born:   1946
Hometown:   New York, NY
Undergraduate:   Queens College CUNY, 1967
Law School:   Harvard Law, 1971
Stanley Marcus is a federal judge with the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. He joined the court in 1997 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Prior to his appointment, Marcus served as a judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.[1]

Early life and education

Born in New York City, New York, Marcus graduated from Queens College-City University of New York with his bachelor's degree in 1967 and from Harvard Law School with his Juris Doctor degree in 1971.[1]

Professional career

Marcus was a law clerk for federal judge John Bartels in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York from 1971 to 1973 before entering private practice in New York City from until 1975. Marcus served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Department of Justice's U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York from 1975 to 1978 before serving as the Deputy Chief of the Organized Crime Strike Force for the United States Department of Justice based in Detroit, Michigan from 1978 to 1979. Marcus was the Chief of the Strike Force from 1980 to 1982 before being nominated by President Ronald Reagan to serve as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida from 1982 to 1985.[1]

Judicial career

Eleventh Circuit

Marcus was nominated to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit by Bill Clinton on September 25, 1997, to a seat vacated by Peter Fay. Marcus was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 7, 1997, on a voice vote and received commission on November 12, 1997.[2]

Southern District of Florida

Marcus was nominated to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida by President Ronald Reagan on June 20, 1985, to a new seat created by 98 Stat. 333, which was approved by Congress. Marcus was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 16, 1985, on a voice vote and received commission on July 18, 1985. His service was terminated on November 23, 1997, due to appointment to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.[1] Marcus was succeeded in this position by Patricia Seitz.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Southern District of Florida
1997–Current
Seat #15
Succeeded by:
Patricia Seitz




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