Mortimer W. Byers

Personal

Birthday: 
3/28/1877
Birthplace: 
Brooklyn, NY
Date of Death: 
3/5/1962
Place of Death: 
Brooklyn, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

New York National Guard sergeant, Twenty-Third Regiment, World War I
Private practice, Brooklyn, New York, 1898-1929

Education

Name of School: 

Columbia Law School

Public service is a critical component of a legal education and the professional development of our students," said David M. Schizer, Dean and the Lucy G. Moses Professor of Law. "This new guarantee supports a core principle of our school, as we aspire to train lawyers who view pro bono work as central to their commitment to our system of justice.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1898

Judicial Career

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

New York Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Herbert Hoover
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
11/20/1929
Retirement from Active Service: 
2/1/1960
Termination Date: 
3/5/1962
Termination Reason: 
Death
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