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Charles Sherrod Hatfield

Charles Sherrod Hatfield (June 29, 1882 – February 9, 1950) was a long-serving judge of the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals.

Charles Hatfield
Associate Judge of the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals
In office
March 3, 1923 – February 9, 1950
Appointed by Warren Harding
Preceded by George Martin
Succeeded by Eugene Worley
Personal details
Born (1882-06-29)June 29, 1882
West Millgrove, Ohio, U.S.
Died February 9, 1950(1950-02-09) (aged 67)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Alma mater Hanover College
Ohio State University

Hatfield received an A.B. from Hanover College, and an LL.B. from the Ohio State University College of Law. He was a prosecuting attorney for Wood County, Ohio beginning in 1907. He later entered private practice, until 1923.

Nominated by President Warren G. Harding to the U.S. Court of Customs Appeals (later the U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, after April 1, 1929), Hatfield was confirmed on March 4, 1923. He served for nearly twenty-seven years, until his death, in 1950.