Andrew S. Effron
|Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces|
September 30, 2006 – September 30, 2011
|Preceded by||Sparky Gierke|
|Succeeded by||James Baker|
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces|
August 1, 1996 – September 30, 2011
|Appointed by||Bill Clinton|
|Preceded by||Robert Wiss|
|Succeeded by||Kevin A. Ohlson|
|Born|| September 18, 1948
Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Barbara Lubotsky Effron|
|Alma mater||Harvard University
Judge Advocate General's School
Andrew S. Effron (born September 18, 1948) is the former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF). He took his judicial oath on August 1, 1996, and became chief judge in 2006. His term expired September 30, 2011. He continues to serve as a Senior Judge on the court.
Effron was born in Stamford, Connecticut and grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York. He earned degrees from Harvard College and then from Harvard Law School, and also graduated from The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School. He served as associate general counsel at the Department of Defense, and then served the Senate Armed Services Committee, before being appointed to federal court.
- Judges, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, official site.
- Tysons Corner Chapter Meetings (cached version), NCMA Tysons.
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
Kevin A. Ohlson
|Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
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