Monroe G. McKay

Hon. Monroe G. McKay
Firm: United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Address: Byron White U.S. Courthouse
1823 Stout Street
Denver, CO 80257
Phone: (303) 844-3157
Fax: (303) 844-2540
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Position Bar Admissions Education
Published Works Affiliations
Current Employment Position(s):
Senior Judge, since December 31, 1993

Appointed 1977 by President Carter
Bar Admissions:
Arizona, 1961
University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1960
Honors: Order of the Coif

Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1957

Published Works:
Double Jeopardy: Are the Pieces the Puzzle?, Paper Presented at the Sixth Annual Foulston-Siefkin Lecture, Washburn University School of Law, 23 Washburn L.J. 1, 1983

Book Review: A Blueprint for Judicial Reform, 81 Mich. L. Rev. 811, 1983

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Associate Professor, Brigham Young University, 1974 - 1976

Professor, Brigham Young University, 1976 - 1977

Professional Associations and Memberships:
American Bar Association

American Law Institute

State Bar of Arizona

American Judicature Society

Maricopa County Bar Association

Phoenix Community Council on Juvenile Problems, 1968 - 1974

Arizona Association for Health and Welfare, 1970 - 1972

Maricopa County Legal Aid Society, 1972 - 1974

Missionary to Africa, 1950 - 1952

Past Employment Positions:
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, Chief Judge, 1991 - 1993

U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, Judge, 1977 - 1991

Brigham Young University Law School, Professor, 1976 - 1977

Brigham Young University Law School, Associate Professor, 1974 - 1976

Private Practice, Phoenix, Arizona, 1968 - 1974

Peace Corps, Malawi, Africa, Director, 1966 - 1968

Private Practice, Phoenix, Arizona, 1961 - 1966

Hon. Jesse A. Udall, Supreme Court of Arizona, Law Clerk, 1960 - 1961

U.S. Marine Corps, 1946 - 1948

Birth Information:
1928, Huntsville, Utah, United States of America

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