Albert Lee Stephens Sr.

Personal

Birthday: 
1/25/1874
Birthplace: 
State Line City, IN
Date of Death: 
1/15/1965
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1899-1906
Justice of the peace, Los Angeles, California, 1906-1910
Private practice, 1910-1911, 1919-1920
Civil service commissioner, State of California, 1911-1913
City attorney, Los Angeles, California, 1913-1919
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1919-1932
Justice, California Court of Appeal, 1932-1935; presiding justice, 1933-1935

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1899
Name of School - Second: 

University of Southern California Gould School of Law

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1903

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Southern District of California
Court Name: 

California Southern District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
8/24/1935
Termination Date: 
6/21/1937
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
6/18/1937
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
1/25/1961
Termination Date - Second: 
1/15/1965
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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