John Lynch’s Judge

The federal Judge who will sentence former Senate President John Lynch next week is a career prosecutor who has spent nineteen years on the bench. Stanley R. Chesler, 59, graduated law school in 1974 and served as an Assistant Bronx District Attorney from 1974 to 1980. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Organized Crime Strike Force in Newark from 1980 to 1986, and as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for New Jersey from 1986 to 1987. He served as a U.S. Magistrate from 1987 to 2002, when President George W. Bush nominated him to the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey in 2002.

John Lynch’s Judge