Richard Owen

Personal

Birthday: 
1922
Birthplace: 
New York, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, Air Corps, 1942-1945
Private practice, New York City, 1950-1953, 1958-1974
Assistant professor, New York Law School, 1951-1953
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1953-1955
Special assistant attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1954
Senior trial attorney, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1955-1958
Associate counsel, New York State Commission on Alcoholic Beverage Laws, 1963-1964

Education

Name of School: 
Dartmouth College
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1945
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1950

Judicial Career

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

New York Southern District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/19/1973
Retirement from Active Service: 
9/30/1989
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