Norman H. Stahl

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Norman H. Stahl
Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Assumed office
April 16, 2001
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
In office
June 30, 1992 – April 16, 2001
Appointed by George H. W. Bush
Preceded by David Souter
Succeeded by Jeffrey R. Howard
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire
In office
April 6, 1990 – June 30, 1992
Appointed by George H. W. Bush
Preceded by Martin F. Loughlin
Succeeded by Steven J. McAuliffe
Personal details
Born Norman H. Stahl
(1931-01-30) January 30, 1931 (age 87)
Manchester, New Hampshire
Education Tufts University (B.A.)
Harvard Law School (LL.B.)

Norman H. Stahl (born January 30, 1931) is a Senior United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and a former United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire.[1]

Education and career[edit]

Stahl was born in Manchester, New Hampshire. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tufts College in 1952. He received a Bachelor of Laws from Harvard Law School in 1955. He was a law clerk for Judge John V. Spalding of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court from 1955 to 1956. He was in private practice of law in Manchester from 1956 to 1990.[2]

Federal judicial service[edit]

Stahl was nominated by President George H. W. Bush on January 24, 1990, to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire vacated by Judge Martin F. Loughlin. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on April 5, 1990, and received commission on April 6, 1990. His service was terminated on June 30, 1992, due to elevation to the First Circuit.[2]

Stahl was nominated by President George H. W. Bush on April 9, 1992, to a seat on the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit vacated by Judge David Souter. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 26, 1992, and received commission on June 30, 1992. He assumed senior status on April 16, 2001.[2]

Stahl has also served on committees of the Judicial Conference of the United States dealing with the federal judicial budget and with court facilities and securities issues.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Finn, Marie T.; Irvine, Diana R.; Bliss, Mary Lee; Pratton, Gina L. (CON); Morgan, Samantha (CON) (15 June 2017). "The American Bench". Forster-Long – via Google Books. 
  2. ^ a b c "Stahl, Norman H. - Federal Judicial Center". www.fjc.gov. 

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Martin F. Loughlin
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire
1990–1992
Succeeded by
Steven J. McAuliffe
Preceded by
David Souter
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
1992–2001
Succeeded by
Jeffrey R. Howard