Joseph Peter Stadtmueller

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Joseph Peter Stadtmueller
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
In office
1995–2002
Preceded byTerence T. Evans
Succeeded byRudolph T. Randa
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
Assumed office
June 1, 1987
Appointed byRonald Reagan
Preceded byJohn W. Reynolds Jr.
Personal details
Born
Joseph Peter Stadtmueller

(1942-01-28) January 28, 1942 (age 77)
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
EducationMarquette University (B.A.)
Marquette University Law School (J.D.)

Joseph Peter Stadtmueller (born January 28, 1942) is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

Education and career[edit]

Born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Stadtmueller received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Marquette University in 1964 and a Juris Doctor from Marquette University Law School in 1967. He was in private practice in Milwaukee from 1968 to 1969. He was an Assistant United States Attorney of the Eastern District of Wisconsin from 1969 to 1974, and then first assistant for that district from 1974 to 1975. He returned to private practice from 1975 to 1976, but was again an Assistant United States Attorney from 1977 to 1978, then the Deputy United States Attorney from 1978 to 1981, finally becoming the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin from 1981 to 1987.[1]

Federal judicial service[edit]

On March 3, 1987, Stadtmueller was nominated by President Ronald Reagan to a seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin vacated when Judge John W. Reynolds Jr. took senior status. Stadtmueller was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 19, 1987, and received his commission on June 1, 1987. He served as Chief Judge from 1995 to 2002.[1]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
John W. Reynolds Jr.
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
1987–present
Incumbent
Preceded by
Terence T. Evans
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
1995–2002
Succeeded by
Rudolph T. Randa