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Con. G. Cholakis

Biography of Con. G. Cholakis

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Cholakis
  • First Name: Con.
  • Middle Name: G.
  • Date of Birth: October , 6 , 1930
  • Place of Birth (POB): Troy , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Date of Death: December , 1 , 1996
  • Place of Death (POD): North Greenbush , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Con. G. Cholakis Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Northern District of New York
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Ronald Reagan ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 02/07/1986
  • American Bar Association (ABA) Ratings of judicial nominees (majority rating): Well Qualified
  • Seat vacated by: Miner , Roger J.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 02/10/1986
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 03/06/1986
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 03/14/1986
  • Commission Date: 03/17/1986
  • Retirement from Active Service: 06/30/1996
  • Date of Termination: 12/01/1996
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Con. G. Cholakis in the Law School

  • Name of School: Siena College
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1955

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Albany Law School
  • Degree: Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1958

Con. G. Cholakis Career Path


  • U.S. Marine Corps, 1951-1953
  • Private practice, Troy, New York, 1958-1970
  • Assistant district attorney, Rensselaer County, New York, 1963-1965
  • Assistant public defender, Rensselaer County, New York, 1966-1967
  • District attorney, Rensselaer County, New York, 1968-1974
  • Judge, Rensselaer County [New York] Court, 1974-1977
  • Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, 1978-1986


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