James Perry Platt

Personal

Birthday: 
3/31/1851
Birthplace: 
Towanda, PA
Date of Death: 
1/26/1913
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Meriden, Connecticut, 1875-1902
State representative, Connecticut, 1878-1879
City attorney, Meriden, Connecticut, 1879-1893
Judge, Meriden [Connecticut] City Court, 1893-1902

Education

Name of School: 
Yale College
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1873
Name of School - Second: 

Yale University Law School

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Law School, is one of the world's premier law schools. It offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of world renowned faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. Small by design, our impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through 17 centers and projects.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1875

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Court Name: 

Connecticut District Court

President Nominating: 
Theodore Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
2/28/1902
Termination Date: 
1/26/1913
Termination Reason: 
Death
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