Robert Dixon Herman

Personal

Birthday: 
9/24/1911
Birthplace: 
Northumberland, PA
Date of Death: 
4/5/1990
Place of Death: 
Harrisburg, PA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 1938-1958
Assistant district attorney, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 1942-1944
U.S. Naval Reserve law specialist, 1944-1946
State legislator, Pennsylvania, 1948-1950
Solicitor, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 1950-1957
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Dauphin County [Pennsylvania], 1957-1970; juvenile court judge, 1965-1970

Education

Name of School: 
Bucknell University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1935
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: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1938

Judicial Career

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

Pennsylvania Middle District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/11/1969
Retirement from Active Service: 
9/25/1981
Termination Date: 
4/5/1990
Termination Reason: 
Death
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