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4th Circuit judge to give lecture at Marquette

Judge Albert Diaz of the 4h Circuit will give a lecture at Marquette University Law School.

Diaz will present “Life Tenure on the Bench: Virtue or Vice?” for the law school’s Hallows Lecture series at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St., Milwaukee.  The lecture counts for one CLE credit. Registration is required.

Diaz has been a judge on the 4th Circuit bench since 2010, according to a news release. Before that, he was a state trial court judge in North Carolina and on the Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals. He also previously worked as a prosecutor and in private practice. Diaz earned his law degree from New York University School of Law.

The Hallows Lecture series remembers Harold Hallows, a Milwaukee lawyer and faculty member at Marquette Law School for 28 years. He was also a Wisconsin Supreme Court justice from 1958 and 1974.

About Erika Strebel, erika.strebel@wislawjournal.com

Erika Strebel is the law beat reporter for the Wisconsin Law Journal and a law school student at UW-Madison. She can be reached at 414-225-1825.

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