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Name Legg, Benson Everett
City Baltimore
State MD
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:

Legg, Benson Everett
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Legg, Benson Everett
Born 1947 in Baltimore, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on May 15, 1991, to a seat vacated by Paul V. Niemeyer. Confirmed by the Senate on September 12, 1991, and received commission on September 16, 1991. Served as chief judge, 2003-2010. Assumed senior status on June 8, 2012. Service terminated on February 6, 2013, due to retirement.

Education:
Princeton University, A.B., 1970
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Frank A. Kaufman, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1973-1974
Private practice, Baltimore, Maryland, 1975-1991

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-MD-0001 : Evans v. Saar
EE-MD-0022 : EEOC v. COCA-COLA ENTERPRISES INC. dba MID-ATLANTIC COCA
EE-MD-0128 : EEOC v. WORTHINGTON, MOORE, & JACOBS
FA-MD-0001 : Sharp v. Baltimore City Police
FH-MD-0001 : City of Baltimore v. Wells Fargo
JC-MD-0004 : Dotson v. Satterfield
JC-MD-0014 : Levinson-Roth v. Parries
JI-MD-0004 : USA v. Youth Services International, Inc.


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