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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Nevada|
|Undergraduate:||University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1976|
|Law School:||University of San Diego Law School, J.D., 1979|
Peggy A. Leen is a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the District of Nevada. She was appointed to this position on January 16, 2001.
Judge Leen earned a degree in political science from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1976 and a J.D. degree from the University of San Diego Law School in 1979. During law school, she practiced as an intern with the Clark County Public Defender’s Office.
Judge Leen began her career as a Deputy Public Defender. She later joined the law firm Thorndal, Backus, Maupin & Armstrong, where she became a partner in 1983. In 1995, she joined the Clark County District Attorney’s Office. She was then appointed magistrate judge in 2001.
- United States District Court for the District of Nevada
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
|Magistrate judges||Valerie Cooke • Robert McQuaid, Jr. • George Foley • Peggy Leen • Vincent Ferenbach • Carl Hoffman • William Cobb • Nancy J. Koppe •|
|Former Article III judges||
Alexander White Baldwin • Edgar Winters Hillyer • George Myron Sabin • Thomas Porter Hawley • Edward Silsby Farrington • Brian Sandoval • Edward Reed • Frank Herbert Norcross • Johnnie Rawlinson • Harry Claiborne • Roger Foley • Roger T. Foley • David Hagen • Bruce Thompson • John Rolly Ross •
|Former Chief judges|