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Marvin Katz

Biography of Marvin Katz

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Katz
  • First Name: Marvin
  • Date of Birth: November , 22 , 1930
  • Place of Birth (POB): Philadelphia , Pennsylvania (US-PA, PA, 42, Pa., Penn., Penna.)
  • Date of Death: October , 12 , 2010
  • Place of Death (POD): Philadelphia , Pennsylvania (US-PA, PA, 42, Pa., Penn., Penna.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Marvin Katz Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • 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): 06/21/1983
  • American Bar Association (ABA) Ratings of judicial nominees (majority rating): Well Qualified
  • Seat vacated by: Lord III , Joseph S.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 06/21/1983
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 08/03/1983
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 08/04/1983
  • Commission Date: 08/06/1983
  • Retirement from Active Service: 08/26/1997
  • Date of Termination: 10/12/2010
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Marvin Katz in the Law School

  • Name of School: University of Pennsylvania
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1951

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Yale Law School
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1954

Marvin Katz Career Path


  • Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1954-1977, 1981-1983
  • Law clerk, Hon. Francis X. McClanaghan, Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County [Pennsylvania], 1959-1960
  • Assistant to the commissioner, Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Department of the Treasury, 1977-1981


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