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Michael Igoe

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Michael Igoe
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #6
Service:
Appointed by:   Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Active:   3/4/1939 - 8/31/1965
Senior:   8/31/1965 - 8/21/1967
Preceded by:   52 Stat. 585
Succeeded by:   William Lynch
Personal History
Born:   1885
Deceased:   1967
Law School:   Georgetown University Law School (1908)

Michael Lambert Igoe (1885-1967) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

He received a recess appointment from President Franklin D. Roosevelt on November 21, 1938 to a seat created by 52 Stat. 585. On January 5, 1939, he was nominated. He was confirmed by the Senate on February 9th, and received commission on March 4th. On August 31, 1965, he assumed senior status and continued to serve in this capacity until his death on August 21, 1967.[1] Igoe was succeeded in this position by William Lynch.

Early life and education

  • Georgetown University Law School, LL.B., 1908[1]

Professional career

  • Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1908-1939
  • Member, Illinois State Legislature, 1913-1930
  • Chief assistant U.S. attorney, Chicago, Illinois, 1915-1917
  • U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1935
  • U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1935-1939[1]

Judicial career

Northern District of Illinois

Igoe received a recess appointment from President Franklin D. Roosevelt on November 21, 1938 to a seat created by 52 Stat. 585. On January 5, 1939, he was nominated. He was confirmed by the Senate on February 9th, and received commission on March 4th. On August 31, 1965, he assumed senior status and continued to serve in this capacity until his death on August 21, 1967.[1] Igoe was succeeded in this position by William Lynch.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Northern District of Illinois
1939–1965
Seat #6
Succeeded by:
William Lynch
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