Lawrence F. Stengel

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Lawrence Francis Stengel
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Assumed office
June 21, 2004
Appointed by George W. Bush
Preceded by Ronald L. Buckwalter
Personal details
Born Lawrence Francis Stengel
1952 (age 64–65)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Education Saint Joseph's University B.A.
University of Pittsburgh School of Law J.D.

Lawrence Francis Stengel (born 1952) is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Education and career[edit]

Born in lancaster, Pennsylvania, Stengel received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Joseph's University in 1974 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1980. He was a teacher at Lancaster Catholic High School from 1974 to 1977. He was in private practice in Pittsburgh from 1980 to 1984, and in Lancaster from 1985 to 1990. He was a judge on the Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas from 1990 to 2004. He also teaches as an adjunct professor at Franklin & Marshall College from 1997 to present, and at Millersville University from 2000 to 2004.

Federal judicial service[edit]

On November 6, 2003, Stengel was nominated by President George W. Bush to a seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania vacated by Ronald L. Buckwalter. Stengel was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 16, 2004, and received his commission on June 21, 2004.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Ronald L. Buckwalter
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
2004–present
Incumbent