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Andersen, Wayne R.

Born 1945 in Chicago, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on July 24, 1991, to a seat vacated by Stanley Roszkowski. Confirmed by the Senate on November 15, 1991, and received commission on November 18, 1991. Service terminated on July 31, 2010, due to retirement.

Harvard University, B.A., 1967
University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:

Administrative assistant, Majority Leader Henry Hyde, Illinois House of Representatives, 1970-72
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1972-1980
Deputy secretary of state, State of Illinois, 1981-1984
Judge, Illinois Circuit Court, Cook County, 1984-1991; supervising judge, Traffic Division, 1989-1991
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 2006-2009