Sidney H. Stein
|Sidney H. Stein|
|Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York|
March 17, 1995 – September 1, 2010
|Appointed by||Bill Clinton|
|Preceded by||Pierre N. Leval|
|Succeeded by||Alison J. Nathan|
|Born||1945 (age 69–70)
Passaic, New Jersey, U.S.
|Alma mater||New York University
Yale Law School
Sidney H. Stein (born 1945) is a Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Born in Passaic, New Jersey, Stein was a New York Army National Guard from 1969 to 1975. He received an A.B. from Princeton University in 1967 and attended the New York University Graduate School of Education before receiving a J.D. from Yale Law School in 1972. He was a law clerk to the Hon. Stanley Fuld, Chief judge of the New York Court of Appeals from 1972 to 1973. He was in private practice in New York City from 1974 to 1995.
On January 11, 1995, Stein was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York vacated by Pierre N. Leval. Stein was confirmed by the United States Senate on March 17, 1995, and received his commission the same day. He assumed senior status on September 1, 2010.
- Sidney H. Stein at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
Pierre N. Leval
|Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Alison J. Nathan