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Wade Harper McCree

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This page is about the Michigan circuit court judge. If you are looking for information on the former federal judge of the Sixth Circuit, please see Wade Hampton McCree, Jr..

Wade Harper McCree
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Current Court Information:
3rd Circuit Court, Michigan
Appointed by:   Jennifer Granholm
Active:   2004 - 1/1/2015
Past post:   Michigan 36th District Court Judge
Past term:   1996 - 2004
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Michigan
Law School:   Stanford Law School
Wade Harper McCree is a judge of the 3rd Circuit Court in Wayne County, Michigan. He was appointed to this position by Gov. Granholm on June 25, 2004 to replace retired Judge Pamela Harwood.[1] He was elected in 2006[2] and re-elected in 2008.[3] His current 6-year term ends on January 1, 2015.[4] He is the son of the late federal judge Wade Hampton McCree, Jr.[5]


McCree received his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan in 1978 and his J.D. degree from Stanford Law School (California) in 1984.[1]

Legal career

After graduating from law school, McCree began his career working for the Detroit Law Department. He then joined the law firm of Lewis, White & Munday, P.C. in 1987. He was appointed to the 36th District Court of Michigan in 1996. He served there until he was appointed to the Circuit Court in 2004.[1]

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