Walter C. Lindley

Personal

Birthday: 
7/12/1880
Birthplace: 
Neoga, IL
Date of Death: 
1/3/1958
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Danville, Illinois, 1904-1922
Master in chancery, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Illinois, 1912-1918
Member, Vermillion County [Illinois] Board of Supervisors, 1916-1920

Education

Name of School: 
University of Illinois
Degree: 
A.B.
Name of School - Second: 

University of Illinois College of Law

Established more than a century ago, the College shares the world-class reputation of the University of Illinois. One of 16 colleges, schools, and institutes on the University's flagship Urbana-Champaign campus, the law school is consistently ranked among the nation's top 10 public law schools and a peer of the nation's private elite. You'll find the College of Law to be a unique blend of tradition and innovation, attributes you might expect from a college sharing space with the birthplace of the light-emitting diode and the first graphical Web browser.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1904
Name of School - Third: 

University of Illinois College of Law

Established more than a century ago, the College shares the world-class reputation of the University of Illinois. One of 16 colleges, schools, and institutes on the University's flagship Urbana-Champaign campus, the law school is consistently ranked among the nation's top 10 public law schools and a peer of the nation's private elite. You'll find the College of Law to be a unique blend of tradition and innovation, attributes you might expect from a college sharing space with the birthplace of the light-emitting diode and the first graphical Web browser.

Degree - Third: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Third: 
1910

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Illinois
President Nominating: 
Warren G. Harding
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
9/22/1922
Termination Date: 
10/23/1949
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
10/13/1949
Termination Date - Second: 
1/3/1958
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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