George Washington White

Personal

Birthday: 
5/6/1931
Birthplace: 
Duquesne, PA
Date of Death: 
11/12/2011
Place of Death: 
Mayfield Heights, OH
Race or Ethnicity: 
African American
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1956-1968
Referee, Cuyahoga County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1957-1962
City councilman, Cleveland, Ohio, 1963-1968
Judge, Cuyahoga County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1968-1980

Education

Name of School: 

Cleveland State University, Cleveland Marshall College of Law

The mission of the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law is to foster a more just society through legal education, service, and scholarship. The Law School provides the opportunity for a rigorous legal education, enabling a diverse population of students to become accomplished, ethical citizen-lawyers who will make significant contributions to the region, the nation, and the world.

Degree: 
J.D.
Degree Year: 
1955

Judicial Career

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

Ohio Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Jimmy Carter
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
5/23/1980
Retirement from Active Service: 
2/26/1999
Termination Date: 
11/12/2011
Termination Reason: 
Death
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