EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
THE HONORABLE ARTHUR DONALD SPATT
Long Island Federal Courthouse
Central Islip, NY 11722
Secretary: (631) 712-5620
Courtroom Deputy: (631) 712-5625
Born 1925, Brooklyn, New York.
Nominated by President George Bush on October 25, 1989, to a seat vacated by The Honorable Henry Bramwell. Confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 1989. Received commission on November 27, 1989.
EDUCATION: Ohio State University, 1943-44, 1946-47; Brooklyn Law School, LL.B., 1949
MILITARY SERVICE: Navigation Petty Officer, United States Navy (in combat, Western Pacific), 1944-46.
PRIVATE PRACTICE: Davidson & Davidson, New York, N.Y., 1949; Lane, Winard, Robinson & Schorr, New York, N.Y., 1950; Alfred S. Julien, New York, N.Y., 1951-52; Florea & Florea, New York, N.Y., 1953; Solo Practitioner, New York, N.Y., 1953-67; Spatt & Bauman, New York, N.Y., 1967-78.
PREVIOUS JUDICIAL POSITIONS: Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Tenth Judicial District, 1978-82; Administrative Judge of Nassau County, 1982-86; Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department, 1986-89.