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District Court Biografhks/551

State University, B.A., 1955; Georgetown University Law
School, LL.B., J.D., 1959. Admitted to Maryland Bar,
1960. Member, American, District of Columbia, Maryland
State and Cecil County Bar Associations. Former member,
Maryland Trial Lawyers Association. Teacher, Board of
Education, Prince George's County, 1955-59. Teacher,
Board of Education, Cecil County, 1959-60. Assistant
State's Attorney, Cecil County, 1962-66. Trial Magistrate,
Elkton, 1969-72. Assistant Public Defender, District 3,
State of Maryland, 1972-88. Member, Phi Alpha Delta
Law Fraternity. President, Elkton Optimist Club, 1972-
73. Commander, Fair Hill VFW Post #8799, 1985-88.
Certificate of Service, State of Maryland. Certificate of
Service, Public Defender's Office, 1988.

CLAYTON GREENE, JR. District 7, District Court of
Maryland, 1988—. Born in Glen Burnie, January 22,1951.
Northeast High School; University of Maryland, B.A.,
1973; University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1976.
Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1977. Assistant County Solic-
itor, Anne Arundel County, 1977-78. Assistant Public
Defender, Anne Arundel County, 1978-85. Deputy Public
Defender, Anne Arundel County, 1985-88. Member,
Maryland State, District of Columbia and Anne Arundel
County Bar Associations. Member, William Paca Inn of
Court. Sole practitioner, 1977-88. Admitted to practice:
Supreme Bench, Baltimore City; U.S. Bankruptcy Court;
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland; Court of
Appeals for the District of Columbia; Court of Appoals of
Maryland. Public Service Award, University of Maryland,
1987; Governor's Citation, 1988.

THOMAS C. GROTON III. District 2, District Court
of Maryland, 1983—; Administrative Judge, 1985—. Born
in Baltimore, August 6, 1947. St. Paul's Preparatory
School; Washington and Lee University, B.A., 1970; Uni-
versity of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 1974. Admitted
to Maryland Bar, 1974. Member, American, Maryland
State and Worcester County Bar Associations; Association
of Trial Lawyers of America; National District Attorneys
Association. Deputy City Solicitor, Ocean City, 1978-82;
attorney, Ocean City Board of Zoning Appeals and Ocean
City Planning and Zoning Commission, 1978-83. Assis-
tant State's Attorney, Worcester County, 1979-82. Attor-
ney for Planning Commission, Town of Snow Hill,
1981-83. Assistant Public Defender, Worcester County,

LOUIS D. HARRINGTON. District 6, District Court
of Maryland, 1982—. Born in Philadelphia, October 16,
1939. Swarthmore College; Eariham College, B.A., 1961;
University of Pennsylvania, MA., 1963; George Washing-
ton University School of Law, LL.B., 1966. Admitted to
Maryland Bar, 1966; District of Columbia Bar, 1966. Mem-
ber, American, Maryland State, Montgomery County and
District of Columbia Bar Associations. Member, Judicial
Ethics Committee of Maryland Judicial Conference. Mem-
ber, Board of Examiners of Maryland Pilots, 1981-82. Mont-
gomery County Volunteer of the Year Award, 1976.

GEORGE J. HELINSKI. District 1, District Court of
Maryland, 1982—. Born in Baltimore, March 10, 1928.
Mt. St. Joseph's High School; University of Baltimore,
A.A., 1950; University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D.,
1953. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1954. Served in U.S.
Coast Guard, 1946-47. Member, Maryland State and Bal-
timore City Bar Associations; Trial Table Law Club. As-
sistant State's Attorney, Baltimore City, 1961-64; Deputy
State's Attorney, Baltimore City, 1964-70.

LARRY ROBERT HOLTZ. District 4, District Court
of Maryland, 1988—. Born in Albert Lea, Minnesota,
August 21, 1945. Chaminade University, Honolulu, Ha-
waii, B.A., 1967; University of Hawaii, B.S., 1967. U.S.
Air Force, 1967-71; Air Force Commendation Medal;
Meritorious Service Medal. University of Baltimore School
of Law, J.D., 1973. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1973.
Member, American, Maryland State, Calvert County and
Charles County Bar Associations. Member, Board of Gov-
ernors, Maryland State Bar Association, 1985-86,1988—.
Member, American Judicature Society. Member, Attorney
Grievance Commission. President, Greater Waldorf Dem-
ocrat Club, 1975-77. President, Calvert County Cultural
Arts Council, 1984-87.

ROBERT D. HORSEY. District 2, District Court of
Maryland, 1976—. Born in Marion, August 19, 1933.
Crisfield High School; University of North Carolina; Uni-
versity of Baltimore, A.A., 1959; University of Baltimore
School of Law, LL.B., 1961. Admitted to Maryland Bar,
1961. Served in U.S. Army. State's Attorney, Somerset
County, 1967-76.

JERRY H. HYATT. District 6, District Court ofMary-
land, 1986—. Born in Damascus, September 29, 1940.
Attended Damascus public schools; Washington and Lee
University, B.A., 1962; University of Maryland School of
Law, J.D., 1965. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1965. Mem-
ber, American, Maryland State and Montgomery County
Bar Associations. Served as a Captain, U.S. Army, 1965-
68. Assistant State's Attorney, Baltimore City, 1970-71.
Member, Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board, Mont-
gomery County, 1973-74. Member, House of Delegates,
1975-86 (vice-chairman, Montgomery County delegation,
1981-84; member, judiciary committee; chairman, joint
committee on the state prosecutorial function). Member,
Task Force on Crime; Joint Personal Policy Committee;
Joint Committee on Juvenile Justice; Joint Committee on
Mental Health Laws. Member, Governor's Task Force on
Adoption, 1979; Governor's Task Force on the Drinking
Driver, 1980—; Governor's Task Force to Review the
Defense on Insanity, 1982—; Task Force to Study Adop-
tion Procedures, 1985—.

CHRISTIAN M. KAHL. District 8, District Court of
Maryland, 1984—. Born in Baltimore, December 21,1935.
The Johns Hopkins University, A.B., 1958; Mt. Vernon
School of Law, LL.B., 1963. Admitted to Maryland Bar,
1963; U.S. Supreme Court, 1968. Member, Maryland State
and Baltimore County Bar Associations; council member,
Family and Juvenile Law Section, Maryland State Bar Asso-
ciation, 1972-78,1981-87. Assistant County Solicitor, Bal-
timore County, 1965-68. Master in Juvenile Causes,
Baltimore County Circuit Court, 1969-84. Member,
Governor's Commission on Juvenile Justice, 1975-76.

ALAN J. KARLIN. District 1, District Court ofMary-
land, 1985—. Born in Baltimore, April 5, 1937. Forest
Park High School; University of Maryland, B.A., 1959;
University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1964. Mary-
land Army National Guard, 1959-65. Social worker, De-
partment of Social Services, Baltimore City, 1961-62.
Probation officer and supervisor, Adoptions and Custody
Division, Probation Department, Circuit Court for Balti-
more City, 1962-65. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1965.
Member, American, Maryland State and Baltimore City
Bar Associations. Member, Commercial Law League of
America. Member, Inquiry Committee, Attorney Griev-
ance Commission, 1978-85.


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