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Paul Maloney

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Paul Maloney
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
Title:   Chief Judge
Position:   Seat #2T
Service:
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   7/13/2007 - Present
Chief:   2008 - Present
Preceded by:   Richard Enslen
Personal History
Born:   1949
Hometown:   Cleveland, OH
Undergraduate:   Lehigh U., B.A., 1972
Law School:   University of Detroit School of Law, J.D., 1975

Paul Lewis Maloney is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan. He joined the court in 2007 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Maloney is the Chief Judge of the court.

Early life

  • Lehigh University, B.A., 1972
  • University of Detroit School of Law, J.D., 1975[1]

Professional career

  • Assistant prosecutor, Berrien County Prosecutor's Office, Michigan, 1975-1981
  • Prosecuting attorney, Berrien County Prosecutor's Office, Michigan, 1981-1989
  • Deputy assistant attorney general, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1989-1993
  • Special assistant to the director, State of Michigan Department of Corrections, 1993-1995[1]

Judicial career

Western District of Michigan

Maloney served as a district judge for the Berrien County Trial Court in Michigan from 1995-1996. From 1996-2007, he was a circuit judge for the Berrien County Trial Court.

On the recommendation of Congressman Fred Upton of Michigan and U.S. Senator Carl Levin, Maloney was nominated to the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan by President George W. Bush on March 19, 2007 to a seat vacated by Richard Enslen. Maloney was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on July 9, 2007 on a Senate Vote and received commission on July 13, 2007.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Richard Enslen
Western District of Michigan
2007–Current
Seat #2T
Succeeded by:
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