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Name Rakoff, Jed Saul
City New York
State NY
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:

Rakoff, Jed Saul
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Rakoff, Jed Saul
Born 1943 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 11, 1995, to a seat vacated by David N. Edelstein. Confirmed by the Senate on December 29, 1995, and received commission on January 4, 1996. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2010.

Education:
Swarthmore College, B.A., 1964
University of Oxford, Balliol College, M.Phil., 1966
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1969

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Abraham Freedman, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1969-1970
Private practice, New York City, 1970-1972, 1980-1995
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1973-1980; chief, business and securities fraud prosecutions, 1978-1980

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-NY-0007 : Fowlkes v. Adamec
EE-NY-0212 : Norris v. Metro-North Commuter Railroad Co.
EE-NY-0237 : Jock v. Sterling Jewelers Inc.,
FH-NY-0009 : Sierra v. City of New York
IM-NY-0024 : M.K.B. v. Eggleston
JC-NY-0016 : Shain v. Ellison
NS-NY-0020 : The New York Times Co. v. U.S. Department of Justice
PN-NY-0030 : Garcia v. Bloomberg


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