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Diamond, Gustave

  Judge Diamond

36th Commissioned Judge, U.S. District Court,
Western District of Pennsylvania

Federal Judicial Service:
U. S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Nominated by Jimmy Carter on March 22, 1978, to a seat vacated by Herbert P. Sorg; Confirmed by the Senate on May1, 1978; received commission on May 2, 1978; sworn in on May 24, 1978.

Served as chief judge, 1992-1994.

Assumed senior status on February 1, 1994.


Professional Career:
Law Clerk, Hon. Rabe F. Marsh, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1956-1961

Assistant U.S. Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1961-1963

U.S. Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1963-1969

Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1969-1975

Private practice, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1976-1978

Education:
Duke University, A.B., 1951
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 1956

Personal:
Born January 29, 1928 in Burgettstown, PA

Personal Interest:
U.S. Navy Seaman, 1946-1948

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