Edwin Albert Robson

Personal

Birthday: 
4/16/1905
Birthplace: 
Chicago, IL
Date of Death: 
10/21/1986
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1928-1945
Judge, Superior Court of Cook County [Illinois], 1945-1951; chief justice, 1949-1951
Judge, Illinois Appellate Court, 1951-1958

Education

Name of School: 

DePaul University's College of Law

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1928

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Court Name: 

Illinois Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
4/30/1959
Retirement from Active Service: 
4/16/1975
Termination Date: 
10/21/1986
Termination Reason: 
Death
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