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Gregory Wright Carman (born January 31, 1937) is a Senior United States Judge of the United States Court of International Trade and was formerly a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New York.

Gregory Wright Carman
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Senior Judge of the United States Court of International Trade
Assumed office
September 15, 2014
Chief Judge of the United States Court of International Trade
In office
1996–2003
Preceded byDominick L. DiCarlo
Succeeded byJane A. Restani
Judge of the United States Court of International Trade
In office
March 2, 1983 – September 15, 2014
Appointed byRonald Reagan
Preceded byScovel Richardson
Succeeded byJennifer Choe Groves
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1983
Preceded byJerome Ambro
Succeeded byRobert J. Mrazek
Personal details
Born
Gregory Wright Carman

(1937-01-31) January 31, 1937 (age 82)
Farmingdale, New York
Political partyRepublican
EducationSt. Lawrence University (B.A.)
St. John's University School of Law (J.D.)

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BiographyEdit

Carman was born on January 31, 1937, in Farmingdale, New York. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Lawrence University in 1958 and he received a Juris Doctor from the St. John's University School of Law in 1962. He served in the United States Army Judge Advocate General's Corps from 1958 until 1964. He worked in private practice in Farmingdale, New York, from 1961 to 1983. He was a member of the Town Board of Oyster Bay, New York from 1972 until 1981.[1][2]

Congressional serviceEdit

Carman was elected to the 97th United States Congress in 1980 and represented New York's 3rd congressional district from January 3, 1981 until January 3, 1983. He was not a candidate for reelection to the 98th United States Congress.[1][2]

Trade Court serviceEdit

On January 31, 1983 President Reagan nominated Carman to serve as a Judge of the United States Court of International Trade, to the seat vacated by Judge Scovel Richardson. His nomination was confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 1983 and he received his commission the same day. He served as Chief Judge from 1996 until 2003.[1][2] He assumed senior status on September 15, 2014.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  • "Gregory W. Carman". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • Gregory Wright Carman at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Jerome Ambro
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 3rd congressional district

1981–1983
Succeeded by
Robert J. Mrazek
Legal offices
Preceded by
Scovel Richardson
Judge of the United States Court of International Trade
1983–2014
Succeeded by
Jennifer Choe Groves
Preceded by
Dominick L. DiCarlo
Chief Judge of the United States Court of International Trade
1996–2003
Succeeded by
Jane A. Restani