Judge Thomas C. Platt

United States District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York
Born 1925 in New York, NY
Yale University, B.A., 1947
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1950
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.
Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943-1946
Private practice, New York City, 1950-1953, 1956-1974
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1953-1956
Village attorney, Laurel Hollow, New York, 1958-1974
Acting village police justice, Lloyd Harbor, New York, 1958-1963

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