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Oscar Hirsh Davis, American judge. Bar: New York 1938. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American, Federal bar associations, American Law Institute, New York County Lawyers Association, New York State Bar Association.

Background

Davis, Oscar Hirsh was born on February 27, 1914 in New York City. Son of Jacob and Minnie (Robison) Davis.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1934. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1937.

Career

Private practice, New York City, 1937-1939;with, Department Justice, 1939-1942, 46-62;first assistant to solicitor general, Department Justice, 1954-1962;associate judge, United States Court Claims, 1962-1982;acting chief judge, United States Court Claims, 1977-1978;judge, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit), 1982-1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1938.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American, Federal bar associations, American Law Institute, New York County Lawyers Association, New York State Bar Association.

Connections

father:
Jacob Davis

mother:
Minnie (Robison) Davis