Brian Barnett Duff

Personal

Birthday: 
1930
Birthplace: 
Dallas, TX
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Navy lieutenant and law specialist, 1953-1956
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1957-1961
Assistant to C.E.O., Banker`s Life and Casualty, 1962-1967
Vice president/general counsel, R. H. Gore Co., 1968-1969
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1965-1976
State representative, Illinois, 1971-1976
Judge, Illinois Circuit Court, Cook County, 1976-1985; Criminal Division, 1976-1979; Law Jury Division, 1979-1985

Education

Name of School: 
University of Notre Dame
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1953
Name of School - Second: 

DePaul University's College of Law

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1962

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Court Name: 

Illinois Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Ronald Reagan
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
10/17/1985
Retirement from Active Service: 
10/30/1996
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