Sherrill Halbert

Personal

Birthday: 
10/17/1901
Birthplace: 
Terra Bella, CA
Date of Death: 
5/31/1991
Place of Death: 
San Rafael, CA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Porterville, California, 1927-1941
Chief deputy district attorney, Tulare County, California, 1927-1936
Deputy attorney general, State of California, 1942
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1942-1944
Private practice, Modesto, California, 1944-1949
Chief deputy district attorney, Stanislaus County, California, 1944-1949
District attorney, Stanislaus County, California, 1949
Judge, Superior Court of California, 1949-1954

Education

Name of School: 
University of California, Berkeley
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1924
Name of School - Second: 

University of California Berkeley School of Law

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1927

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of California
Court Name: 

California Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
8/26/1954
Termination Date: 
9/18/1966
Termination Reason: 
Reassignment
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of California
Court Name - Second: 

California Eastern District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
9/18/1966
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
9/30/1969
Termination Date - Second: 
5/31/1991
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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