Washington, D.C. 1978.
1 page on "Supreme Court of the United States" letterhead, Washington, D.C., May 15, 1978. Written to noted attorney Abe Pomerantz, in part: "...Your term as a member of the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules has, as you know, expired...I hereby appoint you a member of the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules for an additional two-year term, effective immediately..." Natural folds; light spotting; small pen mark in the right margin. Very good(-) condition.
Burger was the 15th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, serving from 1969 - 1986. Abe Pomerantz was a legal scholar, attorney, and prosecutor at the Nuremberg Trials, holding the German industrialists I.G. Farben and Krupp accountable for war crimes.