Consuelo Bland Marshall

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Consuelo Bland Marshall
Consuelo B. Marshall District Judge.jpg
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
Assumed office
October 24, 2005
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
In office
2001–2005
Preceded by Terry J. Hatter Jr.
Succeeded by Alicemarie Huber Stotler
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
In office
September 30, 1980 – October 24, 2005
Appointed by Jimmy Carter
Preceded by Robert Firth
Succeeded by Valerie Baker Fairbank
Personal details
Born 1936 (age 81–82)
Knoxville, Tennessee
Education Los Angeles City College (A.A.)
Howard University (B.A.)
Howard University School of Law (LL.B.)

Consuelo Bland Marshall (born 1936) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Education and career[edit]

Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, Marshall received an Associate of Arts degree from Los Angeles City College in 1956. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Howard University in 1958. She received a Bachelor of Laws from Howard University School of Law in 1961. She was a deputy city attorney of Los Angeles City Attorney's Office from 1962 to 1967. She was in private practice of law in Los Angeles, California from 1968 to 1970. She was a Commissioner of the Juvenile Court of the Los Angeles County Superior Court from 1971 to 1976. She was a judge of the Civil and Criminal Division of the Inglewood Municipal Court in Inglewood, California from 1976 to 1977. She was a judge of the Criminal Division of the Los Angeles County Superior Court from 1977 to 1980.[1]

Federal judicial service[edit]

Marshall was nominated by President Jimmy Carter on June 20, 1980, to a seat on the United States District Court for the Central District of California vacated by Judge Robert Firth. She was confirmed by the United States Senate on September 29, 1980, and received her commission on September 30, 1980. She served as Chief Judge from 2001 to 2005. She assumed senior status on October 24, 2005.[1]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Robert Firth
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
1980–2005
Succeeded by
Valerie Baker Fairbank
Preceded by
Terry J. Hatter Jr.
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
2001–2005
Succeeded by
Alicemarie Huber Stotler