Cub Lawyers Dinner

January 20, 2022 | 6 p.m. | U of D Jesuit Commons

Keynote Speaker:
Chief Judge William McConico, 36th District Court, Detroit
U of D Jesuit Class of 1991

WILLIAM McCONICO '91

William McConico is the Chief Judge of Michigan's 36th District Court, the busiest court in Michigan and the fifth-busiest court in America. He was appointed Chief Judge by the Supreme Court of Michigan in 2019. He was appointed to the 36th district court initially by Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm in 2010. Before he was named to the bench, McConico served in the Michigan House of Representatives from 2000–2006. Between serving as a state representative and becoming a judge, McConico served as the City Attorney for the City of Highland Park, Michigan while Highland Park was under emergency management. He is a 1991 graduate of University of Detroit Jesuit High School.