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Name Zatkoff, Lawrence Paul
City Port Huron
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:

Zatkoff, Lawrence Paul
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Zatkoff, Lawrence Paul
Born June 16, 1939, in Detroit, MI
Died January 22, 2015, in St. Clair Shores, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on January 21, 1986, to a seat vacated by Ralph B. Guy, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 1986, and received commission on March 4, 1986. Served as chief judge, 1999-2004. Assumed senior status on June 16, 2004. Service terminated on January 22, 2015, due to death.

Education:
University of Detroit (now University of Detroit Mercy), B.S., 1962
Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University College of Law), J.D., 1966

Professional Career:
Assistant prosecutor, Macomb County, Michigan, 1966
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1966-1968
Private practice, Roseville, Michigan, 1968-1978
Faculty, Detroit College of Law, 1968-1969
Associate government appeal agent, Selective Service Administration, 1969-1972
Judge, Macomb County [Michigan] Probate Court, 1978-1982
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, 1982-1986

compress summary

Case(s) FA-MI-0007 : Domino's Farms Corp. v. Sebelius
FH-MI-0009 : United States v. Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
PC-MI-0024 : Thompson v. Overton
PC-OH-0019 : Taylor v. Perini
PN-MI-0009 : ACLU of Michigan v. FBI


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