Frank Xavier Altimari

Personal

Birthday: 
9/4/1928
Birthplace: 
Queens, NY
Date of Death: 
7/19/1998
Place of Death: 
Old Westbury, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Jamaica, New York, 1951-1965
Professor of law, St. Francis College, 1954-1963, 1972-1973
Board of Education, Westbury, New York; member, 1959-1962; attorney, 1963-1965
Judge, Nassau County [New York] District Court, 1966-1970
Nassau County [New York] Court, 1969-1973, 1981; acting judge, 1969-1970; judge, 1970-1973; administrative judge, 1973, 1981
Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1974-1982
Acting surrogate, Nassau County [New York] Surrogate`s Court, 1975-1977
Supervising judge of criminal courts, Nassau County, New York, 1981
Administrative judge of all courts, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1982

Education

Name of School: 
St. Francis College
Degree Year: 
1948
Name of School - Second: 

Brooklyn Law School

Brooklyn Law School (BLS) is a law school founded in 1901. It is located in Brooklyn Heights, New York City, in the United States, and has approximately 1,100 students.

The Dean of the law school is Nicholas W. Allard, who assumed the role in 2012, as well as the role of president in 2014. Brooklyn Law School’s faculty includes 64 full-time professors, 6 emeriti faculty, and a number of adjunct faculty, many of whom are preeminent legal scholars.

In 2013, 94% of the law school's first-time test takers passed the bar exam, placing the law school third-best among New York's 15 law schools. Of 382 graduates in 2014, nine months after graduation 38 were unemployed, and 7 were of unknown employment status. Alumni have relocated to 49 states and over 25 countries after graduation.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1951

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Court Name: 

New York Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Ronald Reagan
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/10/1982
Termination Date: 
12/23/1985
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
12/17/1985
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
1/1/1996
Termination Date - Second: 
7/19/1998
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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