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John Hannah

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This page is about the Arizona Superior Court judge. If you are looking for the page about the U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, see John H. Hannah.
John Hannah
Current Court Information:
Maricopa County Superior Court, Arizona
Title:   Judge
Position:   Family Division
Active:   2005-2016
Past position:   Attorney, private practice
Past term:   1998-2006
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Pomona College, 1980
Law School:   University of Arizona College of Law, 1984
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Maricopa County Superior Court
State:  Arizona
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Retention vote:  323,611
Retention vote %:  55.54% ApprovedA

John Hannah is a criminal court judge (Phoenix Division) for the Maricopa County Superior Court in Arizona.[1][2]


Hannah received his undergraduate degree from Pomona College in 1980 and his J.D. from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1984.[1]


  • 2005-2016: Judge, Maricopa County Superior Court
  • 1998-2006: Attorney, private practice
  • 1991-1998: Assistant Federal Public Defender, U.S. Public Defenders Office in Phoenix
  • 1989-1991: Staff Attorney, Arizona Capital Representation Project
  • 1985-1989: Attorney, private practice[1]

Awards and associations

  • Past chair, Arizona State Bar Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct
  • Former adjunct professor of law, University of Arizona and Arizona State University[1]

2012 election

Hannah was retained with 55.54% of the vote in the general election on November 6th.[3][4]

See also: Arizona judicial elections, 2012

External links


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