Chester A. Weidenburner
|Chester A. Weidenburner|
|U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey|
|Preceded by||Herman Scott (acting)|
|Succeeded by||David M. Satz, Jr.|
December 3, 1913|
New York City
|Died||December 8, 1985(aged 72)|
|Alma mater||Union Junior College
Rutgers Law School
Chester A. Weidenburner (December 3, 1913 – December 8, 1985) was an American lawyer and judge who served as U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey and as a Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court.
Chester Arthur Weidenburner was born in New York City in 1913. He graduated from Linden High School in Linden, New Jersey in 1931 and attended Union Junior College (now Union County College) in Cranford. He went on to attend Duke University and then received an LL.B. degree from Rutgers Law School in 1938. During World War II he served in the United States Army.
In October 1956, he was appointed U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey. He served until 1961. He went on to serve as Judge for the Union County Court from 1962 to 1966. In September 1966 he was appointed to the New Jersey Superior Court.
- Manual of the Legislature of New Jersey. J.A. Fitzgerald. 1971. pp. 276–7.
- "Chester Weidenburner Dies; Ex-Judge and U.S. Attorney". The New York Times. 1985-12-11. Retrieved 2009-11-08.
|United States Attorney for the District of New Jersey
1956 – 1961
David M. Satz, Jr.