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Gustave Diamond

Gustave Diamond, American federal judge. Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1958, United States Court Appeals bar 1962. Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, Washington County Bar Association.

Background

Diamond, Gustave was born on January 29, 1928 in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George and Margaret (Solinsky) Diamond.

Education

Duke University (Bachelor of Arts). Duquesne University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Law clerk to judge, United States District Court, Pittsburgh, 1955-1961;1st assistant United State Attorneys, Western District Pennsylvania, 1961-1962;United State Attorneys, Western District Pennsylvania, 1963-1969;partner firm, Cooper, Schwartz, Diamond & Reich, Pittsburgh, 1969-1975;formerly individual practice law, Washington, Pennsylvaniaformer solicitor, Washington County, Pennsylvaniajudge, United States District Court Western District Pennsylvaniachief judge, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania, 1992-1994;senior judge, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania, since 1994. Chairman Judicial Conference Committee on Defender Superior vena cava syndrome.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, Washington County Bar Association.

Connections

Married Emma L. Scarton, December 28, 1974. 1 daughter, Margaret Ann. 1 stepdau., Joanne Yoney.