Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit. Nominated by Jimmy Carter on April 14, 1980, to a seat vacated by Harold Leventhal; Confirmed by the Senate on June 18, 1980, and received commission on June 18, 1980. Service terminated on August 9, 1993, due to appointment to the Supreme Court of the United States.
Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States. Nominated by William J. Clinton on June 22, 1993, to a seat vacated by Byron R. White; Confirmed by the Senate on August 3, 1993, and received commission on August 5, 1993.
Harvard Law School
Cornell University, A.B., 1954
Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1959