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Appointed by
Bill Clinton

Preceded by
Dominick DiCarlo

Succeeded by
Mark Barnett

Judith Barzilay

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January 3, 1944 (age 71) Russell, Kansas, U.S. (

Alma mater
Wichita State University Rutgers University, New Brunswick Rutgers University, Newark

Wichita State University, Rutgers School of Law–Newark

Judith Morgenstern Barzilay (born 1944) is a Senior United States Judge of the United States Court of International Trade.


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Barzilay was born in 1944 in Russell, Kansas. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1965 from Wichita State University. She received a Master of Library Science degree in 1971 from Rutgers University School of Library and Information Science. She received a Juris Doctor in 1981 from Rutgers University School of Law–Newark.


Barzilay worked as a high school teacher from 1965 to 1967 and again from 1968 to 1969 in Wichita, Kansas, Lawrenceville, New Jersey and Hamilton Township, New Jersey. She worked as a librarian from 1971 to 1978 in Seldon, New York, Woodbridge, New Jersey, Somerville, New Jersey and East Brunswick, New Jersey. She served as a law clerk to Judge Robert Tarleton of the New Jersey Superior Court from 1981 to 1982. She worked in private practice in Wayne, New Jersey from 1982 to 1983. She worked as a trial attorney in the International Trade Field Office of the United States Department of Justice in New York City from 1983 to 1986. She worked in private practice in New York City from 1986 to 1988. She served at Sony Electronics Inc. as a senior attorney from 1988 to 1989, Vice President of Import-Export Operations from 1989 to 1995 and Vice President of Government Affairs from 1996 to 1998. She was a member of the Treasury Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of the United States Customs Service from 1995 to 1998.

Federal Judicial Service

On January 27, 1998, President Bill Clinton nominated Barzilay to serve as a United States Judge of the United States Court of International Trade, to the seat vacated by Judge Dominick L. DiCarlo. She was confirmed by the Senate on March 11, 1998 and received her commission the same day. She took senior status on June 2, 2011. She is currently inactive.


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