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David Francis Jordan

David Francis Jordan was American judge. Decorated Meritorious Service medal. With Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1954-1957; colonel United States Army Reserve. Member American Bar Association (vice chair senior lawyers division judicial committee 1994-1997).

Background

  • Jordan, David Francis was born on April 18, 1928. Son of David Francis Jordan and Frances Marion (J.) Edebohls.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1950. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1953. Master of Laws in Taxation, New York University, 1970.

    Career

    • Law clerk United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), 1957-1958, chief deputy, clerk, 1958-1959. Private practice Smithtown, New York, 1959-1963. Partner O'Rourke & Jordan, Central Islip, 1963-1967.

      Assistant district attorney Suffolk County, Riverhead, 1969-1974. Law clerk Supreme Court, Suffolk County, 1975. Investigator New York Supreme Court Appellate Division 2d department, Brooklyn, 1976.

      Corporate Counsel City of Newburgh, New York, 1976-1978. Acting city manager, 1978. United States magistrate judge Eastern District New York, Brooklyn, Uniondale, and, Hauppage, New York, 1978-1994, Southern District California, San Diego, 1994, Southern District Ohio, 1996.

      Military judge The United States of America Army Judiciary, Washington, 1969-1980. Legislation analyst Center and Eastern European Law Initiative. Retired, 1994.

    Membership

    With Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1954-1957. Colonel United States Army Reserve. Member American Bar Association (vice chair senior lawyers division judicial committee 1994-1997).

    Connections

    • Married Bess Vukas, August 4, 1956. Children: Melissa Marie, David Francis III, Dennis Paul.
    • father: David Francis Jordan Edebohls
    • mother: Frances Marion (J.) Edebohls
    • spouse: Bess Vukas
    • children: Melissa Marie Jordan
    • David Francis III Jordan
    • Dennis Paul Jordan
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    Born April 18, 1928
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