Joseph Charles McGarraghy

Personal

Birthday: 
11/6/1897
Birthplace: 
Washington, DC
Date of Death: 
11/29/1975
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, 1917-1920
Assistant corporation counsel, Washington, D.C., 1924-1925
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1925-1954
President, Washington [D.C.] Board of Trade, 1946-1947
Chairman, Greater National Capital Committee, 1947-1950
Chairman, Republican State Committee, Washington, D.C., 1949-1954
Chairman, Eisenhower-Nixon Inaugural Committee, 1953

Education

Name of School: 

Georgetown University Law Center

The Law Center provides a world of opportunities. We offer more courses and more seminars on domestic and international topics than any other law school in the country. Our program in clinical education, ranked among the best in the nation, offers a wide range of legal assistance to needy members of our community - including domestic abuse and child cases, political asylum cases, and environmental justice. Our location puts us within walking distance of Congress, the Supreme Court, and the Department of Justice.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1921

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/3/1954
Retirement from Active Service: 
12/17/1967
Termination Date: 
11/29/1975
Termination Reason: 
Death
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