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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan|
|Appointed by:||George H.W. Bush|
|Active:||6/30/1992 - 1/1/2006|
|Senior:||1/1/2006 - Present|
|Preceded by:||104 Stat. 5089|
|Succeeded by:||Robert Jonker|
|Hometown:||Grand Rapids, MI|
|Undergraduate:||Michigan State U., B.A., 1959|
|Law School:||George Washington U. Law School, J.D., 1962|
Gordon Jay Quist is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan. He joined the court in 1992 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. Quist is serving on senior status.
Early life and education
Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Quist graduated from Michigan State University with his bachelor's degree in 1959 and from the George Washington University Law School with his Juris Doctor degree in 1962.
Western District of Michigan
Quist was nominated to the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan by President George H.W. Bush on March 20, 1992 to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089, which was approved by Congress. Quist was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 26, 1992 on a Senate vote, and received commission on June 30, 1992. Quist assumed senior status on January 1, 2006.
|Federal judicial offices|
|Western District of Michigan
Richard Enslen • Gordon Quist •
|Magistrate judges||Hugh Brenneman, Jr. • Tim Greeley • Joe Scoville • Ellen Carmody •|
|Former Article III judges||
Wendell Miles • David McKeague • Benjamin Gibson • Douglas Hillman • Albert Engel • Solomon Lewis Withey • Wallace Kent • Henry Franklin Severens • George Wanty • Loyal Edwin Knappen • Arthur Carter Denison • Clarence Sessions • Fred Morton Raymond • Noel Fox • Raymond Starr •
|Former Chief judges|