John F. Walter

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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 G. Davies
Personal details
Born John F. Walter
1944 (age 72–73)
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 1944) is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Education and career[edit]

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.

District court service[edit]

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 G. Davies. Walter was confirmed by the United States Senate on April 25, 2002, and received his commission on May 1, 2002.

Sources[edit]

Legal offices
Preceded by
John G. Davies
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
2002–present
Incumbent