User:Polbot/fjc/Edwin Louis Garvin

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Edwin Louis Garvin (October 25, 1877 – October 10, 1960) was a United States federal judge.

Garvin was born in Brooklyn, New York. He received a A.B. from New York University in 1897. He received a LL.B. from New York University School of Law in 1899. He was in private practice of law in New York City from 1902 to 1915. He was a Justice, Court of Special Sessions, New York City from 1915 to 1918. He was in private practice of law in New York City from 1925 to the present. He was a County judge, Kings County, New York in 1940. He was a Justice, Supreme Court of New York from 1941 to 1947. He was an Official referee, Supreme Court of New York from 1948 to 1960.

Garvin was a federal judge to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Garvin was nominated by President Woodrow Wilson on March 6, 1918, to a seat vacated by Van Vechten Veeder. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on March 21, 1918, and received commission the same day. Garvin's service was terminated on October 31, 1925, due to resignation.

He died in Patchogue, New York.

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