Judge Profile

Robert E. Cowen

Judicial Experience:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals Senior Judge, U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Appointed to Lifetime

Other Professional Experience:

  • Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1978 to 1985
  • Deputy Attorney General, Organized Crime and Special Prosecutions Section, State of New Jersey, 1970 to 1973
  • Assistant Prosecutor, Essex County, 1969 to 1970
  • Private Practice, 1961 to 1969
  • Associate, Schreiber, Lancaster & Demos, 1959 to 1961
  • Law Clerk, Honorable Walkter Conklin, New Jersey Superior Court, 1958 to 1959
  • District Judge, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

Education:

  • LLB, Rutgers University, 1958
  • BS, Drake University, 1952

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • American Bar Association, Fellow
  • Federal Judges' Association
  • National Association of Bar Counsel
  • New Jersey State Bar Association

Staff:

  • Michael Dezlin, Law Clerk
  • Erin McCampbell, Law Clerk
  • Deborah A Jablonski, Judicial Assistant (609) 989-2188