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Name Sand, Leonard Burke
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:

Sand, Leonard Burke
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Sand, Leonard Burke
Born 1928 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on April 7, 1978, to a seat vacated by Charles M. Metzner. Confirmed by the Senate on May 17, 1978, and received commission on May 19, 1978. Assumed senior status on July 1, 1993.

Education:
New York University School of Commerce, B.S., 1947
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve ensign, 1951-1953
Law clerk, U.S. Department of Justice, 1952-1953
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1953-1954
Private practice, New York City, 1954-1956, 1960-1978
Assistant to the solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1956-1959
Research Collections

compress summary

Case(s) EE-NY-0273 : Chen-Oster v. Goldman, Sachs
PC-NY-0047 : Langley v. Coughlin


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