Judges Of The US District Court
For The Eastern District of Michigan

Arthur F. Lederle

Born November 25, 1887 Leland, MI
Died April 29, 1972

Education

Eastern Michigan College, 1909
LL.B. Detroit College of Law, 1915
LL.M. University of Detroit School of Law, 1923
LL.D. Wayne State University, 1952

Professional Career

Attendance officer, Board of Education, Detroit, 1914-1920
Supervisor, Compulsory Education Department, Detroit, 1920-1923
Assistant city attorney, Detroit, 1923-1933; 1934-1936
Special assistant state attorney general, Michigan, 1933-1934
Professor, Wayne State University Law School, 1927-1946

Federal Judicial Service

US District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1936
Served 1936-1972
Chief Judge 1948-1959
Senior status 1960-1972

Arthur F. Lederle
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