John F. Walter
John F. Walter
|Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California|
|Assumed office |
May 1, 2002
|Appointed by||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||John Davies|
|Born||November 3, 1944|
Buffalo, New York
|Education||Loyola University of Los Angeles (B.A.)|
Loyola University of Los Angeles School of Law (J.D.)
John F. Walter (born November 3, 1944) is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Education and career
Born in Buffalo, New York, Walter received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University of Los Angeles in 1966 and a Juris Doctor from Loyola University of Los Angeles School of Law in 1969. He was in private practice in California from 1969 to 1970, and again from 1972 to 2002. He was an Assistant United States Attorney for the Central District of California from 1970 to 1972.
Federal judicial service
On January 23, 2002, Walter was nominated by President George W. Bush to a seat on the United States District Court for the Central District of California vacated by John Davies. Walter was confirmed by the United States Senate on April 25, 2002, and received his commission on May 1, 2002.
- "Bush Names 2 for Judgeships in L.A." Los Angeles Times. 2002-01-24. Retrieved 2020-03-13.
- John F. Walter at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
| Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California