University of Michigan Law School
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Name Rowland, Mary Margaret
City Chicago
State IL
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Attorney
Race White
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Jan 30, 2020:

Born 1961 in Akron, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Jan 30, 2020:

Born 1961 in Akron, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on May 21, 2019, to a seat vacated by Amy Joan St. Eve. Confirmed by the Senate on July 31, 2019, and received commission on August 20, 2019.

Other Federal Judicial Service:
U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2012-2019

Education:
University of Michigan, B.A., 1984
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1988

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. Julian Abele Cook, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1988-1990
Federal Defender Program, Chicago, Illinois, 1990-2000; assistant federal defender, 1990-1995; chief appellate attorney, 1995-2000
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 2000-2012

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, June 18, 2018; no Senate vote


compress summary

Case(s) EE-IL-0268 : Lewis v. City of Chicago
IM-AZ-0006 : Western Union Financial Services, Inc. v. Goddard
IM-AZ-0007 : Torres v. Goddard
JI-SD-0003 : Smook v. Minehaha County
PN-IL-0015 : Angel Perez v. City of Chicago

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