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Name Lawson, David M.
City Bay City
State MI
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lawson, David M.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lawson, David M.
Born 1951 in Detroit, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by William J. Clinton on August 5, 1999, to a seat vacated by Avern Cohn. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on June 2, 2000.

Education:
University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1973
Wayne State University Law School, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. James Ryan, Michigan Supreme Court, 1976-1977
Private practice, 1977-1994
Special assistant attorney general and special prosecutor, one-man grand jury, Oakland County, Michigan, 1978-1980
Special prosecutor, Livingston County, Michigan, 1991-1993
Private practice, Birmingham, Michigan, 1994-2000


compress summary

Case(s) DR-MI-0006 : Harris v. Wayne County Airport Authority
ED-MI-0001 : Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by any Means Necessary (BAMN) v. Granholm
EE-MI-0191 : Allen v. Sears, Roebuck and Co.
JC-MI-0003 : Rose v. Saginaw County
JC-MI-0008 : Jackson v. County of Isabella
PB-MI-0003 : Bassett v. Snyder
PD-MI-0002 : Tesmer v. Granholm


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