James Aloysius Coolahan

Personal

Birthday: 
4/26/1903
Birthplace: 
Hoboken, NJ
Date of Death: 
7/16/1986
Place of Death: 
Spring Lake, NJ
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Law clerk, 1925-1927
Private practice, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1927-1949
First assistant corporation counsel, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1932-1943
Judge, Hudson County [New Jersey] Court, 1949-1956
Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, 1956-1962

Education

Name of School: 

Rutgers School of Law-Newark

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1925

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Court Name: 

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
John F. Kennedy
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
4/7/1962
Retirement from Active Service: 
6/1/1974
Termination Date: 
7/16/1986
Termination Reason: 
Death
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