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Name Cerezo, Carmen Consuelo
City San Juan
State PR
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race Latino
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cerezo, Carmen Consuelo
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cerezo, Carmen Consuelo
Born 1940 in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 14, 1980, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on June 26, 1980, and received commission on June 30, 1980. Served as chief judge, 1993-1999.

Education:
University of Puerto Rico, B.A., 1963
University of Puerto Rico School of Law, J.D., 1966
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1988

Professional Career:
Private practice, Puerto Rico, 1966-1967
Law clerk, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico, 1967-1972
Judge, Puerto Rico Superior Court, 1972-1976
Judge, Puerto Rico Court of Intermediate Appeals, 1976-1980


compress summary

Case(s) JI-PR-0001 : Benitez v. Collazo
JI-PR-0004 : United States v. Puerto Rico


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