Martin J. Jenkins

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Martin J. Jenkins
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Current Court Information:
California First District Court of Appeal
Title:   Associate justice
Position:   Third Division
Salary:  $207,463
Service:
Active:   2008-2022
Past position:   Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
Past term:   1997-2008
Personal History
Born:   1953
Undergraduate:   Santa Clara University, 1976
Law School:   University of San Francisco School of Law, 1980

Martin J. Jenkins is a justice on the First District Court of Appeal, Third Division of the California Courts of Appeal. His current term expires in 2022.[1]

Education

Jenkins received his undergraduate degree from Santa Clara University in 1976 and his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law in 1980.[2][3]

Career

Federal court appointment

Jenkins was nominated to the United States District Court for the Northern District of California by President Bill Clinton on July 24, 1997, to a seat vacated by Eugene Lynch. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 9, 1997, and received the commission on November 12, 1997. Jenkins served on the United States District Court for the Northern District of California until his resignation on April 3, 2008. Jenkins was succeeded in this position by Edward Chen.[3]

2010 election

On November 2, 2010, Jenkins was retained to the California First District Court of Appeal with 76.4% of the vote.[4]

See also: California judicial elections, 2010

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Eugene Lynch
Northern District of California
1997–2008
Seat #9
Succeeded by:
Edward Chen