Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin (Ret.)

United States District Court Judge, Southern District of New York, Court Appointed Special Master, New York County

The Honorable Shira A. Scheindlin was appointed by President Bill Clinton as a Federal Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and served with distinction for 22 years. She presided over settlements, motions, discovery and trials – both civil and criminal. She also sat by designation on the Second and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals during her time as a jurist. Judge Scheindlin left the bench in May 2016. In the two years that

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