Reena Raggi

Personal

Birthday: 
1951
Birthplace: 
Jersey City, NJ
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Female
Prior Employment: 

Law clerk, Hon. Thomas E. Fairchild, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1976-1977
Private practice, New York City, 1977-1979, 1986-1987
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1979-1986; chief, Narcotics Division, 1982-1984; chief, Special Prosecutions Division, 1984-1986
U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York (interim court appointment), 1986

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, October 3, 1986; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Wellesley College
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1973
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1976

Judicial Career

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

New York Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Ronald Reagan
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
5/7/1987
Termination Date: 
10/7/2002
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
10/4/2002
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