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Matthew F. Kennelly

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
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Born 1956 in Marion, IN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 26, 1999, to a seat vacated by Paul E. Plunkett. Confirmed by the Senate on April 15, 1999, and received commission on April 22, 1999.

Education:
University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1978
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1981-1982, 1984-1999
Law clerk, Hon. Prentice Marshall, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1982-1984

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, September 16, 1998; no Senate vote

Professional Experience
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
- Current
Attorney
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois
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1981-1982, 1984-1999
Law clerk
Hon. Prentice Marshall, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
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Education
Harvard Law School
J.D. (1981)
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University of Notre Dame
B.A. (1978)
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Websites & Blogs
Website
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Website
Federal Judicial Center Biography
Contact & Map
Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse
219 South Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60604
Telephone: (312) 435-5618