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Cook, Julian Abele, Jr.

Born June 22, 1930, in Washington, DC
Died May 16, 2017, in Silver Spring, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on July 25, 1978, to a seat vacated by Lawrence Gubow. Confirmed by the Senate on September 22, 1978, and received commission on September 23, 1978. Served as chief judge, 1989-1996. Assumed senior status on December 30, 1996. Service terminated on May 16, 2017, due to death.

Pennsylvania State University, B.A., 1952
Georgetown College (now Georgetown University) Law Center, J.D., 1957

Professional Career:

U.S. Army, 1952-1954
Law clerk, Hon. Arthur E. Moore, Oakland County [Michigan] Probate Court, 1957-1958
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1958-1961
Private practice, Pontiac, Michigan, 1961-1978
Special assistant attorney general, State of Michigan, 1968-1978