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Richard Joseph Daronco

Biography of Richard Joseph Daronco

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Daronco
  • First Name: Richard
  • Middle Name: Joseph
  • Date of Birth: August , 1 , 1931
  • Place of Birth (POB): New York , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Date of Death: May , 21 , 1988
  • Place of Death (POD): Pelham Heights , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Richard Joseph Daronco Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Southern 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): 02/02/1987
  • American Bar Association (ABA) Ratings of judicial nominees (majority rating): Qualified
  • Seat vacated by: Gagliardi , Lee P.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 02/02/1987
  • Committee action: Reported Without Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 05/01/1987
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 05/07/1987
  • Commission Date: 05/07/1987
  • Date of Termination: 05/21/1988
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Richard Joseph Daronco in the Law School

  • Name of School: Providence College
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1953

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Albany Law School
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1956

Richard Joseph Daronco Career Path


  • U.S. Army private, 1956-1958
  • Private practice, New York City, 1958-1959
  • Private practice, White Plains, New York, 1959-1971
  • Judge, Westchester County [New York] Family Court, 1971-1974
  • Judge, Westchester County [New York] Court, 1974-1979
  • Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1979-1987
  • Adjunct professor, Pace University School of Law, 1983-1988
  • Adjunct professor, Fordham University School of Law, 1983-1988


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