X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
President Joe Biden speaks after a tour of a Pfizer manufacturing site in Portage, Michigan on Feb. 19, 2021. Photo: Evan Vucci/AP

President Joe Biden will likely look to New York’s deep bench of experienced federal judges in the coming weeks to fill at least one of two vacancies on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, experts said, after two members of the Manhattan-based appeals court announced that they would be taking senior status.

The move, they said, would be the most efficient way to quickly fill the two openings, left by Judge Robert A. Katzmann, who took senior status in January, and Judge Denny Chin, who announced that he would go senior this summer.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Benefits of a Digital Membership:

  • Free access to 1 article* every 30 days
  • Access to the entire ALM network of websites
  • Unlimited access to the ALM suite of newsletters
  • Build custom alerts on any search topic of your choosing
  • Search by a wide range of topics

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Tom McParland

Tom McParland of New York Law Journal can be contacted at [email protected] Follow him on Twitter @TMcParlandALM.

More from this author

 
Reprints & Licensing
Mentioned in a Law.com story?

License our industry-leading legal content to extend your thought leadership and build your brand.

 

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.