► U.S. Judge Albert Bryan Jr. of Alexandria: Virginia’s 2018 District Court Geezer Award Winner Print E-mail
User Rating: / 0

U.S. Judge Albert Bryan Jr. of Alexandria: Virginia’s 2018 District Court Geezer Award Winner


The state of Utah presented Albert Vickers Bryan Jr. with a law license in 1952 after he graduated from University of Virginia School of Law.


This annual award is presented to the Utah District Court judge who has distinguished himself or herself by refusing to retire from the bench even though in most instances they are holder than dirt.


The 2018 Geezer award winner’s attributes are as follows.

  • 91-years-old – DOB 1926
  • Appointed by Pres. Nixon to District Court in 1971
  • Assumed senior status on December 1, 1991

It should be noted that Albert’s choice to take on senior status meant that he was only required to work 10 hours a week while continuing to collect 100% of a full-time judge’s annual salary, which as of 2019 would be $208,000. Put simply, Albert has been required to work a mere 10 hours a week for the past twenty-eight (28) years.


Had he retired in 1992 when he was eligible, he would have received a lifetime annual pension of $129,500,00. However, by refusing to retire, Albert was entitled to all future pay increases, which subsequently added $78,500.00 to his annual wage and subsequent retirement.


I don’t know about you, but I would not be inclined to allow my legal matter to be decided by someone that is that is a part timer and 91-years-old. And that’s not to mean that I have anything against senior citizens. However, for Congress to allow this to happen is farcical at best.


And lastly, maybe this explains why they keep defibrillators, jumper cables and oxygen tanks near Albert’s courtroom.


As we speak (ca. May 2019), Albert continues to be employed as a part-time senior status judge for the District Court in Alexandria, Virginia.


Who's Online

We have 313 guests online

Donation Request

Your donations are needed to help defray the recurring costs for internet services, cable access, research via LexisNexis, media subscriptions, and the employment of a researcher and editor.

Donate Here

The Committee to Expose Dishonest and Incompetent Judges, Attorneys and Public Officials, Powered by Joomla!; Joomla templates by SG web hosting

website counter