William Osborne Mehrtens

Personal

Birthday: 
1/24/1905
Birthplace: 
Savannah, GA
Date of Death: 
7/16/1980
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1933-1965
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant commander, 1942-1945

Education

Name of School: 

Levin College of Law - University of Florida

The law school offers courses of study leading to the Juris Doctor degree, including Certificate Programs in Environmental and Land Use Law, Estates and Trusts Practice, Family Law, Intellectual Property Law or International and Comparative Law. Joint J.D./M.A. and J.D./Ph.D. degrees in a variety of disciplines are available, too. The college also offers one of the leading LL.M. in Taxation programs in the United States.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1932

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Court Name: 

Florida Southern District Court

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
9/1/1965
Retirement from Active Service: 
9/15/1975
Termination Date: 
7/16/1980
Termination Reason: 
Death
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