Hon. James L. Buckley

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (ret.) and former U.S. Senator
James L. Buckley

James L. Buckley was born in New York City in 1923, grew up in rural Connecticut, and received his B.A. degree from Yale. Following service as a naval officer in World War II, he returned to New Haven to secure his law degree. After several years in private practice, he joined a group of small companies engaged in oil exploration abroad. He was elected to the United States Senate in 1970 as the candidate of New York's Conservative Party. He failed of re-election; but he has since served as an under secretary of state in the Reagan administration, as president of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty in Munich, Germany, and, most recently, as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. He retired in 2000 and now resides in his hometown of Sharon, Connecticut.

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Upcoming Events
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Long Island Lawyers Chapter
October 08, 2015
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November 12, 2015
Publications and Multimedia
Saving Congress from Itself: Emancipating the States and Empowering Their People - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group Podcast
February 19, 2015