Sidney Schenkier

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Sidney Schenkier
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Title:   Magistrate Judge
Service:
Active:   03/30/1998 - Present
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Northwestern U., B.S., 1976
Law School:   Northwestern U., J.D., 1979

Sidney I. Schenkier is a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He was appointed to this position on March 30, 1998.[1][2] Schenkier's term will expire on October 29, 2014 and he is being considered for reappointment.[3]

Education

Judge Schenkier received his B.S. degree in Journalism from Northwestern University in 1976. He then earned his J.D. degree from Northwestern's School of Law in 1979.[1]

Career

Judge Schenkier began his career in September of 1979 as a law clerk for U.S. District Judge Marvin Aspen of the Northern District of Illinois. The next year, he began teaching at the University of Chicago Law School as a Bigelow Teaching Fellow. Schenkier then joined the law firm Jenner & Block on July 14, 1981. He became a partner of this firm in January of 1986 and worked in this position until he became a magistrate judge in 1998.[1]

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