John Gillis

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John Gillis
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Current Court Information:
3rd Circuit Court, Michigan
Title:   Judge
Service:
Active:   1997-1/2015
Past position:   Judge, Detroit Recorder's Court
Past term:   1985-1997
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Michigan State University, 1974
Law School:   University of Detroit, 1977
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  3rd Circuit Court
Position:  Unopposed
State:  Michigan
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  11/4/2014

John H. Gillis, Jr. is a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court in Wayne County, Michigan. He was elected to the bench in 1985, serving first on the Recorder's Court of Detroit (which was merged with the 3rd Circuit Court in 1997). He was most recently re-elected in 2008 to a 6 year term that ends on January 1, 2015.[1][2] He is running for re-election to the 3rd Circuit Court in 2014.[3]

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan judicial elections, 2014

Gillis is running for re-election to the 3rd Circuit Court.
General: He will be unopposed in the general election on November 4, 2014.[3]

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Education

Gillis received his B.A. from Michigan State University in 1974 and his J.D. from the University of Detroit in 1977.[4]

Career

Gillis began his career in 1978 as a private practice lawyer. He then served on the Recorder's Court from 1981 to 1984. He became a judge of that court in 1985.[2]

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