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Peggy Leen

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Peggy Leen
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Nevada
Title:   Magistrate Judge
Service:
Active:   1/16/2001-Present
Personal History
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.[1]

Education

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.[1]

Career

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.[1]

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