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Jones, Barbara S.
Born 1947 in Inglewood, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U. S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 18, 1995, to a seat vacated by Kenneth Conboy; Confirmed by the Senate on December 22, 1995, and received commission on December 26, 1995.

Mount St. Mary`s College, B.A., 1968
Temple University School of Law, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:
Special attorney, Organized Crime & Racketeering, Criminal Division, U.S. Dept. of Justice, 1973
Special attorney, Manhattan Strike Force Against Organized Crime and Racketeering, U.S. Dept. of Justice, 1973-1977
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1977-1987
Chief, General Crimes Unit, 1983-1984
Chief, Organized Crime Unit, 1984-1987
Adjunct associate professor of law, Fordham Law School, 1985-1995
First assistant district attorney, New York County District Attorney's Office, NY, 1987-1995

Race or Ethnicity: White

Gender: Female


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