Glenn T. Suddaby

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Glenn Thomas Suddaby
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
Assumed office
August 31, 2015
Preceded by Gary L. Sharpe
Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
Assumed office
August 29, 2008
Appointed by George W. Bush
Preceded by Lawrence E. Kahn
Personal details
Born Glenn Thomas Suddaby
1956 (age 60–61)
Glens Falls, New York
Education State University of New York at Plattsburgh B.A.
Syracuse University College of Law J.D.

Glenn Thomas Suddaby (born 1956) is the Chief United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Biography[edit]

Born in Glens Falls, New York, Suddaby received a Bachelor of Arts degree from State University of New York at Plattsburgh in 1980 and a Juris Doctor from Syracuse University College of Law in 1985. He was an Assistant district attorney of Onondaga County District Attorney's Office, New York from 1985 to 1989. He was in private practice in Syracuse, New York, from 1989 to 1992. He was a First chief assistant district attorney of Onondaga County District Attorney's Office, New York from 1992 to 2002. He was United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York from 2002 to 2008.

Federal judicial service[edit]

Suddaby is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. Suddaby was nominated by President George W. Bush on December 11, 2007, to a seat vacated by Lawrence E. Kahn. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on July 22, 2008, and received commission on August 29, 2008. He became Chief Judge on August 31, 2015.[1]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Lawrence E. Kahn
Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
2008–present
Incumbent
Preceded by
Gary L. Sharpe
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
2015–present