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Real, Manuel Lawrence

Born January 27, 1924, in San Pedro, CA
Died June 26, 2019, in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on September 26, 1966, to a new seat authorized by 80 Stat. 75. Confirmed by the Senate on October 20, 1966, and received commission on November 3, 1966. Served as chief judge, 1982-1993. Assumed senior status on November 4, 2018. Service terminated on June 26, 2019, due to death.

University of Southern California, B.S., 1948
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:

U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943-1945
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of California, 1952-1955
Private practice, San Pedro, California, 1955-1964
U.S. attorney for the Southern District of California, 1964-1966
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1981-1984