Richard Fred Suhrheinrich

Hon. Richard Fred Suhrheinrich
Firm: United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
Address: 540 Potter Stewart U.S. Courthouse
100 E. Fifth Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202-3988
Phone: (513) 564-7000
Fax: (513) 564-7097
Web site:

Position Bar Admissions Education
Honors Affiliations
Current Employment Position(s):
Senior Judge, since August 15, 2001

Appointed 1990 by George H.W. Bush
Bar Admissions:
Michigan, 1963
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1990

Detroit College of Law, Detroit, Michigan, 1963
Honors: cum laude

Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, 1960

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Associate Professor of Law, Detroit College of Law, 1975 - 1985

Honors and Awards:
Honorary LL.D., Detroit College of Law, 1992

Honorary LL.M., University of Virginia School of Law, 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships:
American Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan

Macomb County Bar Association

Detroit Bar Association

Past Employment Positions:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, United States District Judge, 1984 - 1990

Kitch, Suhrheinrich, Saurbier & Drutchas, Partner, 1968 - 1984

Moll, Desenberg, Purdy, Glover & Bayer, Associate, 1967 - 1968

Rogensues, Ricard & Suhrheinrich, Partner, 1967

County of Macomb, Assistant Prosecutor, 1967

Moll, Desenberg, Purdy, Glover & Bayer, Associate, 1963 - 1967

Stringari, Fritz & Fiott, Law Clerk, 1963

Birth Information:
1936, Lincoln City, Indiana, United States of America

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