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Name Chin, Denny
City New York
State NY
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race Asian-American
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Chin, Denny
Born
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Chin, Denny
Born 1954 in Kowloon, Hong Kong

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 24, 1994, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on August 9, 1994, and received commission on August 10, 1994. Service terminated on April 26, 2010, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on October 6, 2009, to a seat vacated by Robert D. Sack. Confirmed by the Senate on April 22, 2010, and received commission on April 23, 2010.

Education:
Princeton University, B.A., 1975
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Henry Werker, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1978-1980
Private practice, New York City, 1980-1982, 1986-1994
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1982-1986
Adjunct professor (part-time), Fordham University School of Law, 1986-1994

Given name at birth: Check Kong Chin

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-NY-0001 : Doe v. Pataki
DR-NY-0006 : The Authors Guild v. Google, Inc.
EE-NY-0015 : EEOC v. BELL ATLANTIC CORPORATION
EE-NY-0190 : Wright v. Stern
EE-NY-0196 : United States of America v. New York State Department of Correctional Services
EE-NY-0252 : EEOC v. Touro College
IM-NY-0045 : Families for Freedom v. Chertoff
JC-NY-0023 : Ingles v. Toro
JC-NY-0029 : O'Day v. Nassau County
NS-NY-0001 : Hedges v. Obama
PH-CT-0002 : Taylor v. Housing Authority of New Haven
PN-NY-0027 : Kronen v. NYC


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