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Michael Daly Hawkins, American federal judge. Bar: Arizona 1970, United States Court Military Appeals 1971, United States Supreme Court 1974. Recipient Alumni Achievement award, Arizona State University, 1995.

Background

Hawkins, Michael Daly was born on February 12, 1945 in Winslow, Arizona, United States. Son of William Bert and Patricia Agnes (Daly) Hawkins.

Education

Bachelor, Arizona State University, 1967. Juris Doctor cum laude, Arizona State University, 1970. Master of Laws, University Virginia, 1998.

Career

Private practice law, 1973—1977, 1980—1994. United States attorney District Arizona United States Department Justice, Phoenix, 1977—1980. Judge United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), 1994—2010, senior judge, since 2010.

Member Appellate Courts Judicial Nominating Commission, 1985—1989. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1970-1973.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arizona 1970, United States Court Military Appeals 1971, United States Supreme Court 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Staff editor: Arizona State University Law Journal, 1968-1970.

Membership

Member Arizona Lottery Commission, 1980—1983, Commission on Uniform State Laws, 1988—1993. Member of American Bar Association, National Association Former United States Attorneys (president 1989-1990), Administrative Conference United States (public member 1985-1994), Phoenix Trial Lawyers Association, Arizona Trial Lawyers Association (board directors 1976-1977, state secretary 1976-1977), State Bar of Arizona (James Walsh Outstanding Jurist Award 2003), Maricopa County Bar Association (board directors 1975-1977, 1981-1989, president 1987-1988).

Connections

Married Phyllis A. Lewis, June 4, 1966. Children: Aaron, Adam.

father:
William Hawkins

spouse:
Phyllis A. Lewis

children:
Aaron Hawkins

Adam Hawkins