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Prentice Marshall
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #11
Service:
Appointed by:   Richard Nixon
Active:   7/18/1973 - 10/19/1988
Senior:   10/19/1988 - 4/15/1996
Preceded by:   Alexander Napoli
Succeeded by:   George Lindberg
Personal History
Born:   1926
Deceased:   2004
Undergraduate:   University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Law School:   University of Illinois College of Law (1951)

Prentice Henry Marshall (1926-2004) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Marshall was nominated by President Richard Nixon on June 27, 1973, to a seat vacated by Alexander Napoli; he was confirmed by the Senate on July 13, 1973, and received commission on July 18, 1973. He assumed senior status on October 19, 1988. He served the Northern District of Illinois until his retirement on April 15, 1996.[1] Marshall was succeeded in this position by George Lindberg.

Early life and education

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 1949
  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1951[1]

Professional career

  • U.S. Navy, 1944-1946
  • Law clerk, Hon. Walter C. Lindley, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 1951-1953
  • Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1953-1967
  • Special assistant state attorney general, Illinois, 1964-1967
  • Hearing officer, Illinois Fair Employment Practices Commission, 1967-1972[1]

Judicial career

Northern District of Illinois

Marshall was nominated by President Richard Nixon on June 27, 1973, to a seat vacated by Alexander Napoli; he was confirmed by the Senate on July 13, 1973, and received commission on July 18, 1973. He assumed senior status on October 19, 1988. He served the Northern District of Illinois until his retirement on April 15, 1996.[1] Marshall was succeeded in this position by George Lindberg.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Alexander Napoli
Northern District of Illinois
1973–1988
Seat #11
Succeeded by:
George Lindberg