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Name Wyzanski, Charles Edward Jr.
City Boston
State MA
Role(s) Attorney
Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born May 27, 1906, in Boston, MA
Died September 3, 1986, in Boston, MA

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born May 27, 1906, in Boston, MA
Died September 3, 1986, in Boston, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 1, 1941, to a seat vacated by Hugh D. McLellan. Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 1941, and received commission on December 19, 1941. Served as chief judge, 1965-1971. Assumed senior status on September 1, 1971. Service terminated on September 3, 1986, due to death.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1927
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1930

Professional Career:

Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1930, 1931-1933, 1937-1941
Law clerk, Hon. Augustus Noble Hand, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1930-1931
Law clerk, Hon. Learned Hand, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1932
Solicitor of labor, U.S. Department of Justice, 1933
Solicitor of labor, U.S. Department of Labor, 1933-1935
Special assistant to the Attorney General of the United States, Office of the Solicitor General, 1935-1937
Public member, National Defense Mediation Board, 1941-1942
Lecturer in government, Harvard University, 1942-1943
Lecturer in law, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1949-1950
Lecturer in law, Stanford University, 1949-1951
Professor of law, Columbia University, 1974


compress summary

Case(s) MH-MA-0004 : King v. Greenblatt
PC-MA-0029 : Hoffer v. Fair

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