Leonard Patrick Walsh

Personal

Birthday: 
3/10/1904
Birthplace: 
Superior, WI
Date of Death: 
2/13/1980
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1933-1953
Chief judge, Municipal Court of the District of Columbia, 1953-1959
Professorial lecturer, George Washington University School of Law, 1956-1964

Education

Name of School: 

George Washington University Law School

Established in 1865, The George Washington University Law School is the oldest law school in Washington, DC. The school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools. The law school is located on the GW campus in the downtown neighborhood familiarly known as Foggy Bottom. The law school has a total enrollment of about 2,000 students. Approximately 1,400 students are in the full-time division for the JD degree and 300 are enrolled in the part-time division. 300 students, many from abroad, are enrolled in graduate law degree programs.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1933

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
9/14/1959
Retirement from Active Service: 
10/5/1971
Termination Date: 
2/13/1980
Termination Reason: 
Death
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