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Name Lewis, Timothy K.
City Philadelphia
State PA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race African-American
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lewis, Timothy K.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lewis, Timothy K.
Born 1954 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on April 25, 1991, to a seat vacated by Paul A. Simmons. Confirmed by the Senate on June 14, 1991, and received commission on June 18, 1991. Service terminated on October 23, 1992, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on September 17, 1992, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on October 8, 1992, and received commission on October 9, 1992. Service terminated on June 30, 1999, due to resignation.

Education:
Tufts University, B.A., 1976
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 1980

Professional Career:
Assistant district attorney, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1980-1983
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1983-1991

compress summary

Case(s) EE-NJ-0114 : United States and Taxman v. Piscataway Township
FH-DC-0007 : In re Black Farmers' Discrimination Litigation
IM-PA-0005 : Yang v. Reno
JC-PA-0005 : Inmates of the Allegheny County Jail v. Wecht
PC-NJ-0018 : Waterman v. Verniero


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