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Collins Jacques Seitz

Biography of Collins Jacques Seitz

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Seitz
  • First Name: Collins
  • Middle Name: Jacques
  • Date of Birth: June , 20 , 1914
  • Place of Birth (POB): Wilmington , Delaware (US-DE, DE, 10, DL, Del., De.)
  • Date of Death: October , 16 , 1998
  • Place of Death (POD): Wilmington , Delaware (US-DE, DE, 10, DL, Del., De.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Collins Jacques Seitz Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Court Type: United States Court of Appeals
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Lyndon B. Johnson ( Democratic )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 02/28/1966
  • Seat vacated by: Biggs, Jr. , John
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 02/28/1966
  • Committee action: Reported Without Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 06/09/1966
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 06/09/1966
  • Commission Date: 06/09/1966
  • Date of Service as Chief Judge (begin): 1971
  • Termination of Service as Chief Judge (Date): 1984
  • Retirement from Active Service: 06/01/1989
  • Date of Termination: 10/16/1998
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Collins Jacques Seitz in the Law School

  • Name of School: University of Delaware
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1937

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): University of Virginia School of Law
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1940

Collins Jacques Seitz Career Path


  • Private practice, Wilmington, Delaware, 1940-1946
  • Vice chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery, 1946-1951
  • Justice, Delaware Supreme Court, 1949-1951
  • Chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery, 1951-1966


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