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Frederick Martone

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Frederick Martone
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Arizona
Title:   Senior Judge
Position:   Seat #2
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   12/21/2001 - 1/30/2013
Senior:   1/30/2013 - Present
Preceded by:   Roger Strand
Succeeded by:   Douglas Rayes
Personal History
Born:   1943
Hometown:   Fall River, MA
Undergraduate:   College of the Holy Cross, B.S., 1965
Law School:   University of Notre Dame, J.D., 1972
Grad. School:   Harvard Law School, LL.M., 1975
Military service:   U.S. Air Force 1965 - 1969

Frederick Martone is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Arizona. He joined the Court in 2001 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]

Early life and education

Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, Martone graduated from the College of Holy Cross with his bachelor's degree in 1965 before serving on active duty in the U.S. Air Force from 1965 to 1969. Martone received a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1972 and earned a Masters of Law, LL.M, degree from Harvard Law School in 1975.[1]

Professional career

Martone was a law clerk for former Massachusetts State Supreme Court Justice Edward Hennessey in the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court from 1972 to 1973 and also served as the Staff Attorney for the Court from 1974 to 1975. Martone was a private practice attorney in Arizona until 1985. Martone was a superior court judge in the Superior Court of Arizona from 1985 to 1992 before being appointed to Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court by Arizona Governor Fife Stymington, where Martone served until 2001.[1]

Judicial career

District of Arizona

On the recommendation of Arizona U.S. Senators Jon Kyl and John McCain, Martone was nominated to the United States District Court for the District of Arizona by President George W. Bush on September 10, 2001 to a seat vacated by Roger Strand. Martone was confirmed by the Senate on December 13, 2001 on a voice vote and received commission on December 21, 2001.[2]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Roger Strand
District of Arizona
Seat #2
Succeeded by:
Douglas Rayes

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