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Amy Hathaway

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Amy Hathaway
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Current Court Information:
3rd Circuit Court, Michigan
Title:   Former Judge
Active:   1995-2014
Past position:   Assistant Corp. Counsel, Wayne County
Past term:   1992-1994
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Marshall University, 1981
Law School:   University of Detroit School of Law, 1987
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  3rd Circuit Court
State:  Michigan
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  11/6/2012
Election vote:  6.85%ApprovedA

Amy P. Hathaway was a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court (Family Division) in Wayne County, Michigan. She served in this position from 1995, following her election, until 2014.[1][2] She was re-elected in 2000, 2006 and 2012.[3][4]


Hathaway received his B.A. degree from Marshall University in 1981 and her J.D. degree from the University of Detroit School of Law in 1987.[2]


Hathaway began his career in 1986 working in corporate and securities law for Dykema Gossett, PLLC. In 1992, he became Assistant Corporation Counsel for Wayne County and the City of Detroit. He worked in that position until 1994. In 1995, he joined the circuit court.[2]

2012 election

Hathaway was one of 17 candidates competing for 16 seats on the 3rd Circuit Court. Only one candidate was a non-incumbent. Hathaway was re-elected with 6.85 percent of the vote.[5]

See also: Michigan judicial elections, 2012

Bar association ratings

The Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association rated candidates running for judicial office in 2012. Candidates were given one of five ratings: Outstanding, Well Qualified, Qualified, Not Qualified or No Rating.

Hathaway was rated as Outstanding.[6]

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