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Shira Scheindlin's Biography
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Senior Judge of the U.S. District Court - Southern
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Shira A. Scheindlin
JD, Cornell Law School, 1975
MA, Columbia University, 1969
BA, University of Michigan, 1967
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Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 1994-present
Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn Law School, 1983-1994
Nominated by President Clinton, Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, July 28, 1994
Confirmed, Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, September 28, 1994
Private Practice, New York City, 1975-1976, 1990-1994
Private Practice, Short Hills, New Jersey, 1986-1990
United States Magistrate, United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1982-1986
General Counsel, New York City Department of Investigation, 1981-1982
Assistant United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1977-1981
Law Clerk, Honorable Charles Brieant, Junior, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 1976-1977
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