Judge Profile

Stanley R. Chesler

Judicial Experience:

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

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, D.N.J., 1986 to 1987
  • Special Attorney, U.S. Dept. of Justice, New Jersey Organized Crime Task Force, 1980 to 1986
  • Assistant District Attorney, Bronx County, N.Y., 1974 to 1980

Biographical Data:

  • Judge Chesler was nominated by George W. Bush Jan. 23, 2002, to seat vacated when Anne E. Thompson took senior status; confirmed by Senate Nov. 14, 2002, and received commission Dec. 4, 2002; U.S. Magistrate, District of New Jersey, 1987-2002.

    Race or Ethnicity: White


  • J.D. (with honors), St. John’s University School of Law, 1974
  • B.A., Harpur College, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1968
Profile provided by the New Jersey State Office of Court Administration.