Daniel R. Dominguez

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Daniel Dominguez)
Jump to: navigation, search
Daniel R. Dominguez
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
Assumed office
July 31, 2011
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
In office
September 29, 1994 – July 31, 2011
Appointed by Bill Clinton
Preceded by Gilberto Gierbolini-Ortiz
Succeeded by Pedro A. Delgado Hernández
Personal details
Born Daniel R. Dominguez
1945 (age 71–72)
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Education Boston University B.A.
University of Puerto Rico Law School LL.B.

Daniel R. Dominguez (born 1945) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

Education and career[edit]

Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Dominguez received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston University in 1967 and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Puerto Rico Law School in 1970. He was in the United States Army Reserve in 1967. He was in private practice in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico from 1970 to 1994.

Federal judicial service[edit]

On June 21, 1994, Dominguez was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico vacated by Gilberto Gierbolini-Ortiz. Dominguez was confirmed by the United States Senate on September 28, 1994, and received his commission on September 29, 1994. He assumed senior status on July 31, 2011.

Sources[edit]

Legal offices
Preceded by
Gilberto Gierbolini-Ortiz
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
1994–2011
Succeeded by
Pedro A. Delgado Hernández