Richard Allen Griffin

Personal

Birthday: 
1952
Birthplace: 
Traverse City, MI
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Traverse City, Michigan, 1977-1988
Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals, 1989-2005

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, June 26, 2002; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, January 7, 2003; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Western Michigan University, Honors College
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1973
Name of School - Second: 

University of Michigan Law School

Michigan Law students rely on technological services to communicate, perform legal research, enhance learning, and conduct administrative business. To support the academic and administrative functions of the Law School, the Information Technology Department (LawIT) provides stable and user-friendly computing, networking, and audio-visual infrastructure, services, and support for the Law School community.

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1977

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Court Name: 

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
George W. Bush
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
6/10/2005
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