University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
 
Name La Plata, George
City Detroit
State MI
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race Latino
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

La Plata, George
... read more
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

La Plata, George
Born October 17, 1924, in Detroit, MI
Died November 14, 2010, in Naples, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 27, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on April 3, 1985, and received commission on April 4, 1985. Service terminated on August 3, 1996, due to retirement.

Education:
Wayne University (now Wayne State University), A.B., 1951
Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University College of Law), LL.B., 1956

Professional Career:
U.S. Marine Corps, 1943-1946, 1952-1954
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1956-1979
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, Sixth Judicial Circuit, 1979-1985
Professor, Detroit College of Law, 1985-1986

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, September 11, 1984; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) No current case connections


Additional Resources
 
  none on record

back
new people search