Judge Thomas C. Platt

United States District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York
Born 1925 in New York, NY
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on January 31, 1974, to a seat vacated by George Rosling. Confirmed by the Senate on March 1, 1974, and received commission on March 8, 1974. Served as chief judge, 1988-1995. Assumed senior status on February 1, 2001.
Yale University, B.A., 1947
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1950
Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943-1946
Private practice, New York City, 1950-1953
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1953-1956
Private practice, New York City, 1956-1974
Attorney for Village of Laurel Hollow, New York, 1958-1974
Acting police justice, Village of Lloyd Harbor, New York, 1958-1963

Staff Information

Secretary: (631) 712-5600
Courtroom Deputy: (631) 712-5605

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