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Name Bennett, Mark W.
City Sioux City
State IA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Bennett, Mark W.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Bennett, Mark W.
Born 1950 in Milwaukee, WI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa
Nominated by William J. Clinton on June 21, 1994, to a seat vacated by Donald E. O`Brien. Confirmed by the Senate on August 9, 1994, and received commission on August 26, 1994. Served as chief judge, 1999-2006. Assumed senior status on June 4, 2015.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 1991-1994

Education:
Gustavus Adolphus College, B.A., 1972
Drake University Law School, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
Private practice, Des Moines, Iowa, 1975-1991
General counsel, Iowa Civil Liberties Union, 1975-1989
Supervising attorney, Drake University Law School, Legal Ethics Clinic, 1981-1983
Lecturer in law/trial advocacy, University of Iowa College of Law, 1984-1985
Special prosecutor, Committee of Professional Ethics and Conduct of the Iowa State Bar, 1987
Instructor, Drake University Trial Advocacy Institute, 1987-1989

compress summary

Case(s) EE-IA-0001 : EEOC v. AMERICAN HOME PRODUCTS CORPORATION (d/b/a FORT DODGE ANIMAL HEALTH)
FA-IA-0001 : Dordt College v. Sebelius
ID-IA-0001 : Conner v. Branstad
JC-IA-0003 : Hunt v. Polk County, Iowa
PC-IA-0001 : Goff v. Harper
PC-IA-0019 : Dedrick v. Wallman


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