Leslie Rogers Darr

Personal

Birthday: 
11/8/1886
Birthplace: 
Jasper, TN
Date of Death: 
5/29/1967
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Jasper, Tennessee, 1910-1926
Judge, Tennessee Circuit Court, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, 1926-1939

Nominated to the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee, May 17, 1939; nomination withdrawn by president, May 24, 1939

Education

Name of School: 

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University

The mission of the Cumberland School of Law is to educate a diverse community of students with knowledge and practical skills, equipping them to become highly competent, ethical lawyers committed to professionalism and public service.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1909

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee
Court Name: 

Tennessee Middle District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
6/2/1939
Termination Date: 
11/27/1940
Termination Reason: 
Reassignment
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
Court Name - Second: 

Tennessee Eastern District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
6/2/1939
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
3/15/1961
Termination Date - Second: 
5/29/1967
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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