Dennis Jacobs

Judicial Experience:

  • Chief Judge, U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals (October 1, 2006)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Simpson,Thacher & Bartlett, 1980 to 2006
  • Private Practice, Simpson,Thacher & Bartlett, 1973 to 1980
  • Lecturer, Department of Queens College of the City University of New York, 1967 to 1969

Biographical Data:

  • Native of New York City.

Education:

  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 1973
  • M.A., New York University, 1965
  • B.A., Queens College of the City University of New York, 1964

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Judicial Resources Committee, United States Judicial Conference, 1997 - 1999
  • Chair, United States Judicial Conference, 1999 - 2004