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Joseph H. Field

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Joseph H. Field
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Current Court Information:
West Bath District Court, Maine
Title:   Active retired judge
Active:   1990-Present
Senior:   1/2012-Present
Past position:   Judge, West Bath District Court
Past term:   1990-1/2012
Past position 2:   Attorney in private practice
Past term 2:   1980-1990
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Harvard College, 1969
Law School:   University of Maine School of Law, 1976
Military service:   Coast Guard Reserve, 1969-1993

Joseph H. Field is an active retired judge for the West Bath District Court in Sagadahoc County, Maine. He was appointed as a full-time judge in 1990 and retired from the court in January of 2012, but chose to continue hearing cases as an "active retired" judge.[1][2][3]


Field received his B.A. degree (in History) from Harvard College in 1969 and his law degree from the University of Maine School of Law in 1976.[3]


Field began his career in 1976 as an Assistant District Attorney with the Maine Prosecutorial District Six. He then worked as a private practice lawyer in Brunswick from 1980 until his judicial appointment in 1990.[3]

Awards and associations

  • Maine State Bar Association
  • Bath-Brunswick Bar Association
  • Oasis Health Network, Inc. - Board of directors since 1999, President since 2008

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