William Clark

Personal

Birthday: 
2/1/1891
Birthplace: 
Newark, NJ
Date of Death: 
10/10/1957
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, 1917-1918, 1942-1945
Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1920-1923
Judge, New Jersey Court of Errors and Appeals, 1923-1924
Chief justice, Allied Appeals Court in Nuremberg, Germany, 1949-1954

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1911
Name of School - Second: 
Harvard University
Degree - Second: 
M.A.
Degree Year - Second: 
1912
Name of School - Third: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Third: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Third: 
1915

Judicial Career

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

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
Calvin Coolidge
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/17/1925
Termination Date: 
6/25/1938
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: 
6/25/1938
Termination Date - Second: 
3/24/1943
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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