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Joseph Van Bokkelen

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Joseph Van Bokkelen
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #3
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   7/18/2007 - Present
Preceded by:   Rudy Lozano
Personal History
Born:   1943
Hometown:   Chicago, IL
Undergraduate:   Indiana U., B.A., 1966
Law School:   Indiana U. School of Law, J.D., 1969

Joseph Van Bokkelen (b.1943) is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana. He was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 9, 2007, to a seat vacated by Rudy Lozano. Van Bokkelen was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 28, 2007, and received commission on July 18, 2007.[1]

Early life and education

  • Indiana University, B.A., 1966
  • Indiana University School of Law, J.D., 1969[1]

Professional career

  • Deputy attorney general, Office of the Indiana Attorney General, 1969-1970
  • Assistant attorney general, Office of the Indiana Attorney General, 1971-1972
  • Assistant U.S. attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Indiana, 1972-1975
  • Private practice, Indiana, 1975-2001
  • U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana, 2001-2007[1]

Judicial career

Northern District of Indiana

Van Bokkelen was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 9, 2007, to a seat vacated by Rudy Lozano. Van Bokkelen was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on June 28, 2007, and received commission on July 18, 2007.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Rudy Lozano
Northern District of Indiana
2007–Current
Seat #3
Succeeded by:
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