Jan E. DuBois

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Jan E. DuBois
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Assumed office
April 15, 2002
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
In office
July 27, 1988 – April 15, 2002
Nominated by Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Clifford Scott Green
Succeeded by James Knoll Gardner
Personal details
Born (1931-01-17) January 17, 1931 (age 86)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Alma mater University of Pennsylvania
Yale Law School

Jan Ely DuBois (born January 17, 1931) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Judge DuBois graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1952. From 1952 to 1954 he served in the United States Army. He received his LL.B. from Yale Law School in 1957.

After graduation, he was a law clerk to Judge Jarry Kalodner of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit from 1957 to 1958. From 1958 to 1988 he worked in private practice in Philadelphia.

In 1988 President Ronald Reagan appointed DuBois to the District Court. He assumed senior status on April 15, 2002.

He served as the judge in the case Robbins v. Lower Merion School District.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Clifford Scott Green
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
1988–2002
Succeeded by
James Knoll Gardner