Robert Boochever

Personal

Birthday: 
10/2/1917
Birthplace: 
New York, NY
Date of Death: 
10/9/2011
Place of Death: 
Pasadena, CA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army captain, Infantry, 1941-1945
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Alaska Territory, 1946-1947
Private practice, Juneau, Alaska, 1947-1972
Justice, Alaska Supreme Court, 1972-1980; chief justice, 1975-1978

Education

Name of School: 
Cornell University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1939
Name of School - Second: 

Cornell University Law School

Cornell Law School combines inspired teaching with cutting-edge scholarship in a close-knit and collegial intellectual community. Hallmarks include: A faculty that excels not only in scholarly productivity, but also in teaching ability An approach to legal education that encourages collaboration and interdisciplinary study A global emphasis, including educational partnerships around the world A part of Cornell University, one of the world's great research universities Graduates who are connected and make a difference

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1941

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Court Name: 

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Jimmy Carter
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
6/18/1980
Retirement from Active Service: 
6/10/1986
Termination Date: 
10/9/2011
Termination Reason: 
Death
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