Thomas Griffith Haight

Personal

Birthday: 
8/4/1879
Birthplace: 
Freehold, NJ
Date of Death: 
1/26/1942
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1901-1913, 1920-1942
City attorney, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1911-1913
Corporation counsel, Hudson County, New Jersey, 1913-1914

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, March 1, 1919; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Name of School - Second: 

New York Law School

Mission: Embrace Innovation - Foster Integrity and Professionalism - Advance Justice for a Diverse Society New York Law School provides comprehensive legal knowledge, employs multiple teaching techniques, and uses law to solve problems. Through innovation in scholarship, service, and professional training, we provide diverse routes to achievement. Creating value for others is our quest.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1900

Judicial Career

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

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
Woodrow Wilson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
2/18/1914
Termination Date: 
4/1/1919
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
6/24/1919
Termination Date - Second: 
5/31/1920
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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