First Name: Juan
Middle Name: R.
Last Name: Torruella
Judge Identification Number: 2400
Date of Birth: 1933
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Private practice, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1959-1974
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, May 28, 1974; no Senate vote
Name of School: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
Degree year: 1954
Name of School - Second: Boston University School of Law
Degree - Second: J.D.
Degree year - Second: 1957
Name of School - Third: University of Puerto Rico School of Public Administration
Degree - Third: M.P.A.
Degree year - Third: 1984
Name of School - Fourth: University of Virginia School of Law
Degree - Fourth: LL.M.
Degree year - Fourth: 1984
Court Name: U. S. District Court, District of Puerto Rico
President Name: Gerald Ford
Party Affiliation of President: Republican
Commission Date: 12/20/1974
Date of Termination: 10/30/1984
Termination specific reason: Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second Term: U. S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
President Name - Second Term: Ronald Reagan
Party Affiliation of President - Second Term: Republican
Commission Date - Second Term: 10/04/1984
Termination specific reason - Second Term: