Alexander Bicks

Alexander Bicks (March 17, 1901 – May 9, 1963) was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Alexander Bicks
Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
In office
May 12, 1954 – May 9, 1963
Appointed byDwight D. Eisenhower
Preceded byVincent L. Leibell
Succeeded byCharles Henry Tenney
Personal details
Born
Alexander Bicks

(1901-03-17)March 17, 1901
Russian Empire
DiedMay 9, 1963(1963-05-09) (aged 62)
New York City, New York
EducationNew York University School of Law (LL.B.)

Education and careerEdit

Born in the Russian Empire, Bicks received a Bachelor of Laws from New York University School of Law in 1922, and was in private practice in New York City, New York from 1924 to 1954.[1]

Federal judicial serviceEdit

On April 6, 1954, Bicks was nominated by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to a seat on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York vacated by Judge Vincent L. Leibell. Bicks was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 11, 1954, and received his commission on May 12, 1954. He served in that capacity until his death on May 9, 1963, in New York City.[1]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Vincent L. Leibell
Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
1954–1963
Succeeded by
Charles Henry Tenney