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Michelson, Laurie Jill

Born 1967 in Detroit, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by George Caram Steeh III. Confirmed by the Senate on March 12, 2014, and received commission on March 14, 2014.

Other Federal Judicial Service:
U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2011-2014

Education:
University of Michigan, A.B., 1989
Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., 1992

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. Cornelia G. Kennedy, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 1992-1993
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1993-2011

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, July 25, 2013; no Senate vote