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Michael Anthony Lacagnina

Michael Anthony Lacagnina, American judge. Bar: Arizona 1957.


  • Lacagnina, Michael Anthony was born on July 6, 1932 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Frank and Josephine (LoMaglio) Lacagnina.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstrn, University Arizona, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, University Arizona, 1957.


    • Assistant United States attorney, Tucson, 1958-1960. Partner firm Bilby, Shoenhair, Warnock & Dolph, 1960-1983, of counsel, 1983-1984. Judge division II Arizona Court Appeals, 1984-1995.

      Vice chief judge Division II, Arizona Court Appeals, 1985-1987, chief judge, 1987-1989.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Arizona 1957.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1950-1952. Fellow American College Trial Attorneys, Arizona Bar Foundation (chairman fellows 1986-1987). Member American Bar Association, Arizona Bar Association, Pima County Bar Association (president 1981), National Association RailRoad Trial Attorneys, American Board Trial Advocates (national executive committee, national secretary 1981, national president 1983), Arizona Judges Association (executive committee 1985-1995), Tucson Defense Attorneys (president), Los Charros del Desierto, Phi Delta Phi, Alpha Kappa Psi.


    • Married Mary Laura Mantle, June 8, 1952. Children: John Michael, Gina Laura, Frank Anthony.
    • father: Frank Lacagnina
    • mother: Josephine (LoMaglio) Lacagnina
    • spouse: Mary Laura Mantle
    • children: John Michael Lacagnina
    • Gina Laura Lacagnina
    • Frank Anthony Lacagnina
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