Claire Claudia Cecchi
Assistant corporation counsel, New York City, 1989-1992
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1992-2006
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, December 1, 2010; no Senate vote
Fordham University School of Law
The mission of the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service draws upon the Jesuit tradition of fostering social justice through education, research, and service. By building on its location in the economically, racially and culturally diverse environment of the greater New York City metropolitan region, the School seeks to provide outstanding social work education, guided by humanistic values and a global perspective, focusing on service to and research with individuals, families and groups, organizations, and communities. The School advocates for improving the quality of life for society's most vulnerable populations through teaching, practice, influencing policy, and the development and dissemination of knowledge.
U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2006-2011