Nancy Garlock Edmunds

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Nancy Garlock Edmunds
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Assumed office
August 1, 2012
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
In office
February 10, 1992 – August 1, 2012
Appointed by George H. W. Bush
Preceded by Richard Fred Suhrheinrich
Succeeded by Judith Ellen Levy
Personal details
Born 1947 (age 69–70)
Detroit, Michigan
Education Cornell University (B.A.)
University of Chicago (M.A.T.)
Wayne State University Law School (J.D.)

Nancy Garlock Edmunds (born 1947) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Education and career[edit]

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Edmunds received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University in 1969, a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of Chicago in 1971, and a Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School in 1976. She was a law clerk to Judge Ralph M. Freeman of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan from 1976 to 1978. She was in private practice in Detroit from 1978 to 1992.[1]

Federal judge[edit]

On September 11, 1991, Edmunds was nominated by President George H. W. Bush to a seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan vacated by Judge Richard Fred Suhrheinrich. She was confirmed by the United States Senate on February 6, 1992, and received her commission on February 10, 1992. She assumed senior status on August 1, 2012.[1]

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Richard Fred Suhrheinrich
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
1992–2012
Succeeded by
Judith Ellen Levy