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

Gierbolini-Ortiz, Gilberto
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Gierbolini-Ortiz, Gilberto
Born December 22, 1926, in Coamo, Puerto Rico
Died December 29, 2009

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on November 30, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1980, and received commission on February 20, 1980. Served as chief judge, 1991-1993. Assumed senior status on December 27, 1993. Service terminated on March 23, 2004, due to retirement.

Education:
University of Puerto Rico, B.A., 1957
University of Puerto Rico School of Law, LL.B., 1961

Professional Career:
U.S. Army sergeant, 1943-1946
U.S. Army captain, 1951-1957
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Puerto Rico, 1961-1966
Judge, Puerto Rico Superior Court, 1966-1969
Assistant secretary of justice/solicitor general, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, 1969-1972
Assistant attorney general for antitrust, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, 1970-1972
Chairman, Puerto Rico Elections Board, 1972
Private practice, Puerto Rico, 1973-1980

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