Judge Profile

William J. Martini

Judicial Experience:

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

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private Practice, Newark, 1997 to 2002
  • Commissioner, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, 1999 to 2002
  • U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1995 to 1997
  • Freeholder, Passaic County, 1993 to 1995
  • Private Practice, New Jersey, 1977 to 1994
  • Councilman, City of Clifton, 1990 to 1994
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, D.N.J.,, 1974 to 1977
  • Assistant Prosecutor, Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, 1973 to 1974
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Joseph P. Hanrahan, Superior Court of New Jersey, 1972 to 1973

Biographical Data:

  • Judge Martini was nominated by George W. Bush Jan. 23, 2002, to seat vacated by John C. Lifland; confirmed by Senate Nov. 14, 2002; received commission Nov. 19, 2002.

    Race or Ethnicity: White

Education:

  • J.D., Rutgers University Law School, 1972
  • B.A., Villanova University, 1968
Profile provided by the New Jersey State Office of Court Administration.