Judge Profile

Noel L. Hillman

Judicial Experience:

  • District Judge, U.S. District Court, NJ District

Other Professional Experience:

  • Principal Deputy Chief, Public Integrity Section, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 2001 to 2002 (Acting Chief 2002 to 2003, Chief 2003 to 2006)
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of New Jersey, 1992 to 2001
  • Deputy Chief, Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey, 2000 to 2001
  • Private Practice, New Jersey, 1988 to 1992
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Maryanne Tump Barry, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1986 to 1988
  • Private Practice, New Jersey, 1986

Biographical Data:

  • Jude Hillman was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 25, 2006, to seat vacated by William G. Bassler; confirmed by the Senate June 8, 2006, and received commission June 12, 2006.

    Race or Ethnicity: White


  • LL.M., New York University School of Law, 1998
  • J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, 1985
  • B.A., Monmouth University, 1981
Profile provided by the New Jersey State Office of Court Administration.