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Name McNamara, A. J.
City New Orleans
State LA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

McNamara, A. J.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

McNamara, A. J.
Born June 9, 1936, in New Orleans, LA
Died December 2, 2014, in Metairie, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on May 5, 1982, to a seat vacated by Edward James Boyle, Sr. Confirmed by the Senate on June 18, 1982, and received commission on June 21, 1982. Served as chief judge, 1999-2001. Assumed senior status on June 9, 2001. Service terminated on December 2, 2014, due to death.

Education:
Louisiana State University, B.S., 1959
Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, J.D., 1968

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy, 1959-1962
Bailiff/law clerk, Hon. Herbert W. Christenberry, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, 1966-1968
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1968-1982
State representative, Louisiana, 1976-1980

compress summary

Case(s) ID-LA-0003 : Gary W. v. Louisiana


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