PAUL W. GRIMM, Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, since December 10, 2012.

Chief Magistrate Judge, May 6, 2006 to to November 19, 2012 (U.S. Magistrate Judge, Feb. 1997 to Dec. 2012). Member, Advisory Committee for the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, 2009-.

Assistant State's Attorney, Baltimore County, 1980-81.

Assistant Attorney General, Office of Attorney General, 1981-84. Member, Maryland Home Improvement Commission, 1987-89.

Born in Yokohama, Japan, December 26, 1951. University of California, Davis, A.B. (classical rhetoric), summa cum laude, 1973 (Phi Beta Kappa; Reserve Officer Training Corps); University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1976 (law review; order of the coif). Served in U.S. Army, 1973-79 (captain, judge advocate general's corps; parachutist badge; meritorious service medal; army commendation medal; army achievement medal); U.S. Army Reserve, 1979-84, 1988-2001 (lt. colonel). Attorney in private practice, 1984-97. Adjunct faculty, University of Maryland School of Law, and University of Baltimore School of Law. Author, numerous books and articles on evidence, procedure, and trial practice. Co-author, Discovery Problems and Their Solutions, 2004; Discovery: Problems and Solutions, March 2005. Distinguished Service Award, Maryland Institute for the Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers, 1998. Legal Excellence Award for the Advancement of Professional Competence, Maryland Bar Foundation, 2001. Outstanding Adjunct Professor of the Year, University of Maryland School of Law, 2002, 2006. Maryland Leadership in Law Award, Daily Record, 2004.
Office: (301) 344-0670

Maryland Government
Maryland Constitutional Offices & Agencies
Maryland Departments
Maryland Independent Agencies
Maryland Executive Commissions, Committees, Task Forces, & Advisory Boards
Maryland Universities & Colleges
Maryland Counties
Maryland Municipalities
Maryland at a Glance

Maryland Manual On-Line

Search the Manual

This information resource of the Maryland State Archives is presented here for fair use in the public domain. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: Rights assessment for associated source material is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  All About Maryland  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

Copyright March 16, 2017 Maryland State Archives