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Susan L. Hubbard

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Susan L. Hubbard
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Current Court Information:
3rd Circuit Court, Michigan
Active:   2011 - 1/1/2017
Past position:   Wayne County attorney
Past term:   1991 - 2010
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Wayne State University
Law School:   Detroit College of Law
Susan L. Hubbard is a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court in Wayne County, Michigan. She was elected to this position on November 2, 2010 and took office the following January. Her current six-year term will expire on January 1, 2017.[1][2]

Biography and Education

Hubbard received her B.A. degree from Wayne State University in 1985 and her J.D. degree from the Detroit College of Law in 1991. Prior to graduating from law school, she served as a Dearborn Councilwoman from 1985 to 1989.[3]


Hubbard began her career in 1991 as a trial attorney practicing in the Wayne County Probate, Family, Criminal and District courts. She worked in that capacity and as a Wayne County Tribunal Mediator (beginning in 2006) and representative for Social Security Disability claimants until she was elected to the circuit court in 2010. She also served as a Wayne County Commissioner from 1989 to 2004. In 2008, she ran for a seat on the Circuit Court bench, but was unsuccessful.[3][4]

2010 election

Hubbard defeated John J. Sullivan with 53.23% of the vote in the general election on November 2, 2010.[1]

Main article: Michigan judicial elections, 2010

External links

Directory of Trial Courts: 3rd Circuit Court


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