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Patrick Duggan

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Patrick Duggan
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Title:   Senior Judge
Position:   Seat #15
Service:
Appointed by:   Ronald Reagan
Active:   10/14/1986 - 9/29/2000
Senior:   9/29/2000 - Present
Preceded by:   98 Stat. 333
Succeeded by:   Stephen Murphy
Personal History
Born:   1933
Hometown:   Detroit, MI
Undergraduate:   Xavier U., Ohio, B.S., 1955
Law School:   University of Detroit School of Law, LL.B., 1958

Patrick Duggan is a senior judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He joined the court in 1986 after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan.

Early life and education

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Duggan graduated from Xavier University with his bachelor's degree in 1955 and later from Detroit Mercy School of Law with his law degree in 1958.[1]

Professional career

Duggan was a private practice attorney in Detroit, Michigan from 1959 to 1976, before serving as Circuit Court Judge for Wayne County, Michigan until 1986.[1]

Judicial career

Eastern District of Michigan

Duggan was nominated to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan by President Ronald Reagan on September 11, 1986 to a new seat created by 98 Stat. 333, which was approved by Congress. Duggan was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 8, 1986, and received commission on October 14, 1986. He assumed senior status on September 9, 2000.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Eastern District of Michigan
1986–2009
Seat #15
Succeeded by:
Stephen Murphy


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