Roger W. Titus

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Roger W. Titus
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland
In office
January 17, 2014 – March 3, 2019
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland
In office
November 6, 2003 – January 17, 2014
Appointed byGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byMarvin J. Garbis
Succeeded byTheodore D. Chuang
Personal details
Born
Roger Warren Titus

(1941-12-16)December 16, 1941
Washington, D.C.
DiedMarch 3, 2019(2019-03-03) (aged 77)
Washington, D.C.
EducationJohns Hopkins University (B.A.)
Georgetown University Law Center (J.D.)

Roger Warren Titus (December 16, 1941 – March 3, 2019) was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland.

Education and career[edit]

Born on December 16, 1941[1] in Washington, D.C., Titus received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Johns Hopkins University in 1963 and a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in 1966. He was a Special Legal Assistant, City of Rockville, Maryland in 1966. He was an Assistant City Attorney of City of Rockville, Maryland from 1966 to 1970. He was a City Attorney of City of Rockville, Maryland from 1970-82. He was in private practice in Maryland from 1967 to 2003. He was an Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center from 1972 to 1978.[2]

Federal judicial service[edit]

Titus was nominated by President George W. Bush on June 18, 2003, to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of Maryland vacated by Marvin J. Garbis. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on November 5, 2003, and received his commission on November 6, 2003. Titus assumed senior status on January 17, 2014.[2] He died on March 3, 2019, of complications of liposarcoma, at a hospital in Washington, D.C.[3][1][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Roger W. Titus". The Washington Post.
  2. ^ a b Roger W. Titus at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
  3. ^ Lash, Steve. "Roger W. Titus, federal judge, dies at 77 – Maryland Daily Record". The Daily Record. Archived from the original on March 5, 2019. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
  4. ^ Barnes, Bart (March 6, 2019). "Roger Titus Judge on Maryland's Federal Bench Dies at 77". The Washington Post. Retrieved March 6, 2019.

Sources[edit]

Legal offices
Preceded by
Marvin J. Garbis
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland
2003–2014
Succeeded by
Theodore D. Chuang