Nitza Ileana Quinones Alejandro

Personal

Birthday: 
1951
Birthplace: 
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
Race or Ethnicity: 
Hispanic
Gender: 
Female
Prior Employment: 

Staff attorney, Community Legal Services, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1975-1977
Attorney advisor, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1977-1979
Staff attorney, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1979-1991
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1991
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County [Pennsylvania], 1991-2013

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, November 27, 2012; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
University of Puerto Rico, School of Business Administration
Degree: 
B.B.A.
Degree Year: 
1972
Name of School - Second: 
University of Puerto Rico School of Law
Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1975

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Court Name: 

Pennsylvania Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Barack Obama
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
6/19/2013
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