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U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Cindrich, Robert J.
47th Commissioned Judge
Judge Cindrich

Federal Judicial Service:

United States District Court,
Western District of Pennsylvania


Nominated by William J. Clinton
on August 12, 1994,
to a seat vacated by Gustave Diamond;

Confirmed
by the Senate on October 6, 1994; received commission on October 7, 1994; sworn in on October 12, 1994. Service terminated on January 31, 2004, due to resignation.

 

Professional Career:
Law Clerk, Hon. Ruggero Aldisert, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, 1968-1969
Assistant Public Defender, Allegheny County Public Defender Office, Pennsylvania, 1969-1970
Assistant District Attorney, Allegheny County District Attorney's Office, Pennsylvania, 1970-1972
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1970-1978
U.S. Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1978-1981
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1981-1994
Chief Legal Counsel, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2004-present
Adjunct professor, Advocacy and Adjudication, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Adjunct professor, Advocacy and Adjudication, Duquesne University Law School

Education:
Wittenberg University, A.B., 1965
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1968

Personal:
Born 1943 in Avella, PA

Personal Interest:
U.S. Army Reserve Specialist IV, 1968-1971
U.S. Air Force Reserve Staff Sergeant, 1971-1975

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