J. FREDERICK MOTZ. Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, since 1994 (Judge, 1985-94).
Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Maryland, 1969-71. U.S. Attorney, District of Maryland, 1981-85.
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, December 30, 1942. Wesleyan University, A.B., 1964; University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1967. Law clerk to Judge Harrison L. Winter, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1967-68. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1968. Member, American, Maryland State and Baltimore City Bar Associations; American College of Trial Lawyers. Venable, Baetjer and Howard, 1968-69, 1971-81 (partner, 1976-81). Board of Trustees, Friends School of Baltimore, 1970-77, 1981-88; Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital, 1987 - . Member, Serjeants' Inn; Wednesday Law Club.
July 10, 1998
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