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Shira Scheindlin's Biography
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Shira A. Scheindlin
JD, Cornell Law School, 1975
MA, Columbia University, 1969
BA, University of Michigan, 1967
No political experience information on file.
No caucus information on file.
Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 1994-2016
Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn Law School, 1983-1994
Lawyer, Private Practice, New York City, 1975-1976, 1990-1994
Nominated by President Clinton, Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, July 28, 1994
Confirmed by United States Senate, Judge, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, September 28, 1994
Lawyer, 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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