William Homer Timbers

Personal

Birthday: 
9/5/1915
Birthplace: 
Yonkers, NY
Date of Death: 
11/26/1994
Place of Death: 
Suffield, CT
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, New York City, 1940-1948, 1956-1960
Private practice, Stamford, Connecticut, 1948-1953
General counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1953-1956

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, August 27, 1959; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Dartmouth College
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1937
Name of School - Second: 

Yale University Law School

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Law School, is one of the world's premier law schools. It offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of world renowned faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. Small by design, our impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through 17 centers and projects.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1940

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Court Name: 

Connecticut District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
9/2/1960
Termination Date: 
8/6/1971
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
7/29/1971
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
7/10/1981
Termination Date - Second: 
11/26/1994
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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