Brook Bartlett

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Brook Bartlett
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
Title:   Former Federal Judge
Position:   Seat #2
Service:
Appointed by:   Ronald Reagan
Active:   9/19/1981 - 1/21/2000
Chief:   1995 - 2000
Preceded by:   John Oliver
Succeeded by:   Richard Dorr
Personal History
Born:   February 22, 1937
Hometown:   Kansas City, MO
Deceased:   January 21, 2000
Undergraduate:   Princeton U., B.A., 1959
Law School:   Stanford Law School, LL.B., 1962

D. Brook Bartlett (1937-2000) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

Bartlett was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on July 9, 1981, to a seat vacated by John Oliver; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 16, 1981, and received commission three days later. He served as chief judge from 1995 until his death on January 21, 2000. Bartlett was succeeded in this position by Richard Dorr.

Early life and education

  • Princeton University, B.A., 1959
  • Stanford Law School, LL.B., 1962

Professional career

  • Private practice, Kansas City, Missouri, 1962-1969
  • Assistant state attorney general, Missouri, 1969-1973
  • First assistant state attorney general, Missouri, 1973-1977
  • Private practice, Kansas City, Missouri, 1977-1981

Judicial career

Western District of Missouri

Bartlett was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on July 9, 1981, to a seat vacated by John Oliver;[1] he was confirmed by the Senate on September 16, 1981, and received commission three days later. He served as chief judge from 1995 until his death on January 21, 2000. Bartlett was succeeded in this position by Richard Dorr.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
John Oliver
Western District of Missouri
1981–2000
Seat #2
Succeeded by:
Richard Dorr