Austin Leander Staley

Personal

Birthday: 
12/30/1902
Birthplace: 
Pittsburgh, PA
Date of Death: 
8/3/1978
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1928-1950
Assistant city solicitor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1934
Deputy attorney general, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1934-1935
Director, Workmen`s Compensation Bureau, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1935-1936
Deputy secretary, Department of Labor and Industry, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1936-1939

Education

Name of School: 

Duquesne University School of Law

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1928

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Court Name: 

Third Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Harry S Truman
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
7/5/1950
Retirement from Active Service: 
12/31/1967
Termination Date: 
8/3/1978
Termination Reason: 
Death
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