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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Kansas|
|Appointed by:||George H.W. Bush|
|Preceded by:||Dale Saffels|
|Succeeded by:||Daniel D. Crabtree|
|Undergraduate:||Yale University, 1967|
|Law School:||University of Kansas School of Law, 1970|
|Military service:||U.S. Army, 1971-1972|
John Watson Lungstrum is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. He joined the court in 1991 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. Lungstrum was the former chief judge of the court from 2001 to 2008. Effective in 2010, Lungstrum moved to senior status on the court.
Lungstrum was an Lieutenant in the United States Army from 1971 to 1972.
- 1973-1982, 1986, 1989-1991, 1993: Lecturer, University of Kansas School of Law
- 1972-1991: Private Practice, Lawrence, Kansas
- 1970-1971: Private Practice, Los Angeles, California
District of Kansas
On the recommendation of Senator Bob Dole, Lungstrum was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on July 24, 1991, to a seat vacated by Judge Dale Saffels. Lungstrum was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 31, 1991, and received commission on November 5, 1991. He then assumed senior status on November 2, 2010.
- Judge Lungstrum profile from the District of Kansas
- Judge Lungstrum Profile from the Federal Judicial Center
|Federal judicial offices|
|District of Kansas
Daniel D. Crabtree
|Magistrate judges||David Waxse • Gary Sebelius • Gerald Rushfelt • James O'Hara • Donald Bostwick • Karen Humphreys • Kenneth Gale •|
|Former Article III judges||
Wesley Brown • Mark W. Delahay • Archibald Williams • Cassius Gaius Foster • William Cather Hook • John Calvin Pollock • George Thomas McDermott • Richard Joseph Hopkins • Guy Helvering • Delmas Hill • Patrick Kelly • Arthur Mellott • Earl O'Connor • Dale Saffels • Arthur Stanley • Henry Templar • Frank Theis • George VanBebber •
|Former Chief judges|