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James Michael Rosenbaum

James Michael Rosenbaum was American federal judge. Bar: (Minn) 1969, (Illinois) 1970, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1979. Campaign chairman People for Boschwitz, Minnesota, 1978; board visiting University Minnesota Law School (president 1996-1997); Member of Federal Bar Association (board directors).

Background

  • Rosenbaum, James Michael was born on October 12, 1944 in Fort Snelling, Minnesota, United States. Son of Sam H. and Ilene D. (Bernstein) Rosenbaum.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1966. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1969.

    Career

    • Attorney Volunteers in Service to America, 1969—1970, staff attorney, Leadership Council Metropolitan Open Communities Chicago, 1970—1972. Associate Katz, Taube, Lange & Frommelt, Minneapolis, 1972-1977. Partner Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, 1977-1979, Gainsley, Squier & Korsh, Minneapolis, 1979-1981.

      United States attorney United States Department Justice, 1981-1985. Judge United States District Court Minnesota, 1985—2009, chief judge, 2001—2008, senior judge, 2009—2010. 8th circuit representative Judicial Conference United States, 1997—2005, member executive committee, 1999—2001.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: (Minn) 1969, (Illinois) 1970, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1979.

    Works

    • Author: (booklet) Guide to Practice Civil Rights Housing, 1972. Co-author: United States Courts Design Guide, 1991-1996. Contributor In Defense of the Hard Drive.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Campaign chairman People for Boschwitz, Minnesota, 1978. Board visiting University Minnesota Law School (president 1996-1997). Member of Federal Bar Association (board directors).

    Connections

    • Married Marilyn Brown, July 30, 1972.
    • father: Sam H. Ilene
    • mother: Ilene
    • spouse: Marilyn Brown
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    Born October 12, 1944
    (age 73)
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