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McKay, Monroe G.
Died March 28, 2020, in Orem, UT
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on November 2, 1977, to a seat vacated by David Thomas Lewis. Confirmed by the Senate on November 29, 1977, and received commission on December 1, 1977. Served as chief judge, 1991-1993. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1993. Service terminated on March 28, 2020, due to death.
Brigham Young University, B.S., 1957
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1960
U.S. Marine Corps, 1946-1948
Law clerk, Hon. Jesse A. Udall, Arizona Supreme Court, 1960-1961
Private practice, Phoenix, Arizona, 1961-1966, 1968-1974
Director, Peace Corps, Malawi, Africa, 1966-1968
Faculty, Brigham Young University Law School, 1974-1977; associate professor, 1974-1976; professor, 1976-1977
Board member, Federal Judicial Center, 1989-1991
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1991-1993