Honorable Clinton Canady III

Courtroom 6 located in
Veterans Memorial Courthouse
3rd Floor
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  • Elected Circuit Court Judge - November 2010
  • Re-elected 2016
  • Term Expires - January 2023 
  • University of Michigan, Bachelors of Business Administration
  • University of Michigan, Juris Doctorate  
Legal Experience
  • 38 years as a private practice attorney
  • Litigation experience in both Federal and State Courts
  • Admitted to the United State Supreme Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • Western District of Michigan and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals  
  • State Bar of Michigan Board of Commissioners
  • American Bar Association: Judicial Division
  • Lansing Black Lawyers Association - Founder 
  • Ingham County Bar Association - Director
  • National Bar Association - Judicial Council 
  • Scope and Collation Committee Representative Assembly
  • Lawyers and Judge's Assistance Committee
  • Character and Fitness Committee  
Community Involvement
  • Lansing Board of Water and Light - Commissioner
  • Central Michigan Legal Aid - Director
  • Chief Okemos Council Boy Scouts - Director
  • Lansing Symphony Association - Director