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Michael Jerry McCormick was American judge. Bar: Texas 1970. Named Rosewood Gavel Outstanding Jurist, St. Mary's University School Law, 1984, Distinguished Law Graduate, 1992. President Joslin (Texas) Parent Teacher Association, 1981-1982. Served with United States Army, 1966-1972. Member State Bar Texas, Texas District and County Attorneys Association.

Background

McCormick, Michael Jerry was born on October 17, 1945 in Fort Lewis, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Thaddeus Charles and Geraldine (Fogle) McCormick.

Education

Bachelor, University Texas-Austin, 1967. Juris Doctor, St. Mary's University, 1970.

Career

Briefing attorney Texas Court Criminal Appeals, 1970-1971. Assistant district attorney Travis County, Texas, 1971-1972. Executive director Texas District and County Attorneys Association, Austin, 1972-1980.

Judge Texas Court Criminal Appeals, 1981—2001, chief presiding judge, 1988-2000, senior judge, since 2001. Of counsel Law Office Kelley McCormick, Lockhart, Texas, since 2002. Director Texas Center for Judiciary, 1983.

Vice-chairman Texas Commission on Sentencing, 1984. Member Texas Judicial Budget Board, 1983. Co-chair Texas Judicial Council, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Branch's Annotated Penal Code, 3d edition, Criminal Forms and Trial Manual, 10th edition, Texas Justice Court Deskbook, Texas Constables Civil Process Handbook.

Membership

President Joslin (Texas) Parent Teacher Association, 1981-1982. Served with United States Army, 1966-1972. Member State Bar Texas, Texas District and County Attorneys Association.

Connections

Married Katleen Karen Kelley, September 2, 1967. Children: Patrick Kelley, Karen Michelle.

father:
Thaddeus Charles McCormick

mother:
Geraldine (Fogle) McCormick

spouse:
Katleen Karen Kelley

children:
Patrick Kelley McCormick

Karen Michelle McCormick