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Hon. Marjorie O. Rendell

United States Circuit Judge

Current Position

U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1598

Class: VII (1996)Circuit: Third


University of Pennsylvania, B.A., cum laude, Phi Beta (1969)
Georgetown University Law Center (1970-71)
Villanova School of Law, J.D. (1973)

Professional Career

Chair, Third Circuit Committee on Bankruptcy and Magistrate Judges
Member, Third Circuit Appellate Mediation Committee
Third Circuit Bench-Bar Relations Committee
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1994-97)
Associate (1973-81); Partner, Duane, Morris & Heckscher (1981-94)


American College of Bankruptcy
American Judicature Society
American Law Institute
Federal Judges Association
National Association of Women Judges
Villanova University School of Law J. Willard O' Brien Inn of Court, Inaugural Member and Master