University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
 
Name McNaught, John Joseph
State MA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born November 22, 1921, in Malden, MA
Died January 24, 1994, in Melrose, MA

... read more
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born November 22, 1921, in Malden, MA
Died January 24, 1994, in Melrose, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on January 25, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on March 21, 1979, and received commission on March 23, 1979. Service terminated on February 1, 1991, due to retirement.

Education:
Boston College, B.A., 1943
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1949

Professional Career:

U.S. Army, 1943-1946
Private practice, Malden, Massachusetts, 1949-1950
Law clerk, Hon. William T. McCarthy, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1950-1954
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1954-1972
Associate justice, Massachusetts Superior Court, 1972-1979


compress summary

Case(s) MH-MA-0003 : Williams v. Lesiak
PC-MA-0043 : Blake v. Hall

back
new people search