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

Frederick William Kaess

Born December 1, 1910 Detroit
Died March 30, 1979


LL.B. Detroit College of Law 1932

Professional Career

Municipal judge, St. Clair Shores, MI, 1932-1933
Attorney and claims manager, Michigan Mutual Liability Co., 1933-1945
Deputy commissioner, Workmen's Compensation Commission, Mansing, MI 1939-1940
Private law practice, Detroit, 1945-1953
US Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1953-1960

Federal Judicial Service

US District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960
Served 1960-1979
Chief Judge 1972-1975
Senior Status 1975-1979

Frederick William Kaess


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