Charles Lawrence Powell

Personal

Birthday: 
4/19/1902
Birthplace: 
Lawrence, KS
Date of Death: 
8/17/1975
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1925-1929
Private practice, Kennewick, Washington, 1929-1959
Prosecutor, Benton County, Washington, 1931-1934, 1941-1946
City attorney, Kennewick, Washington, 1934-1944

Education

Name of School: 

University of Washington School of Law

The University of Washington School of Law, located in Seattle, was first organized in 1899 and is fully accredited. The current law building, William H. Gates Hall, was completed and occupied in September of 2003 and is located on the Northwest corner of the main University campus. The building houses classrooms, student lounge, a coffee/snack kiosk, locker areas, the Marian Gould Gallagher Law Library, and offices for faculty, administration, and student organizations. Financial aid, registration, and career service functions are run primarily as in-house operations. The building itself is fully accessible to persons in wheelchairs and is equipped with braille identifiers. William H. Gates Hall is a designated non-smoking area.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1925

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
Court Name: 

Washington Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
6/17/1959
Retirement from Active Service: 
4/21/1972
Termination Date: 
8/17/1975
Termination Reason: 
Death
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