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Mark Switalski

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Mark Switalski
Current Court Information:
16th Circuit Court, Michigan
Title:   Judge
Active:   2001-2019
Chief:   1/2/2010-12/31/2011
Past position:   39th District Court Judge
Past term:   1988-2000
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Michigan
Law School:   Boston University School of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  16th Circuit Court
State:  Michigan
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  100%ApprovedA

Mark S. Switalski is a judge for the 16th Circuit Court in Macomb County, Michigan. He was elected to this court on November 7, 2000 (taking office the following January 1st). His current term expires on January 1, 2019.[1][2] He has served as Chief Judge for a two-year term beginning on January 1, 2010.[3]


Switalski received his B.A. degree from University of Michigan in 1973 and his law degree from the Boston University School of Law in 1976.[3]


Switalski worked as a private practice lawyer from 1977 to 1988 and was a Magistrate of the 39th District Court from 1983 to 1988. He was then elected judge of the 39th District. He served as chief judge of that district from 1991 until he was elected to the circuit court in 2000.[3]

2012 election

Switalski was re-elected after running unopposed in 2012.[4] [5]

See also: Michigan judicial elections, 2012 - Circuit Courts

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