Richard Hartshorne

Personal

Birthday: 
2/29/1888
Birthplace: 
Newark, NJ
Date of Death: 
9/14/1975
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, New Jersey, 1912-1931
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant junior grade, World War I
Special assistant to U.S. attorney, District of New Jersey, 1925
Judge, Essex County [New Jersey] Court, 1931-1951
President, New Jersey Interstate Commission on Crime, 1935-1943

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Degree: 
Litt.B.
Degree Year: 
1909
Name of School - Second: 

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 - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1912

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Court Name: 

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
Harry S Truman
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
10/20/1951
Retirement from Active Service: 
10/29/1961
Termination Date: 
9/14/1975
Termination Reason: 
Death
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