Manuel Real

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Manuel Real
Manuel Lawrence Real.jpg
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
Assumed office
November 4, 2018
Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
In office
1982–1993
Preceded byA. Andrew Hauk
Succeeded byWilliam Matthew Byrne Jr.
Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
In office
November 3, 1966 – November 4, 2018
Appointed byLyndon B. Johnson
Preceded bySeat established by 80 Stat. 75
Succeeded byvacant
Personal details
Pronunciationreal, not reál
Born
Manuel Lawrence Real

(1924-01-27) January 27, 1924 (age 95)
Los Angeles, California
EducationUniversity of Southern California (B.S.)
Loyola Law School (LL.B.)

Manuel Lawrence Real (born January 27, 1924) is a Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. He was appointed in 1966 by President Lyndon B. Johnson. He was the last remaining federal judge in active service appointed by Johnson.[1]

He is the longest-serving currently active federal judge.

References[change | change source]

  1. O'Donnell, Santiago (May 6, 1991). "Tough Judge to Hear Suit Over Latino Voting Rights". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 13, 2011.