JOE L. WEBSTER is a magistrate judge for the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina. He holds bachelor’s and law degrees from Howard University and a Master of Judicial Studies degree from Duke University School of Law. He practiced law in North Carolina for 25 years, serving as general counsel of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and as a town attorney, before he was appointed to serve as an administrative law judge in 2006 and as a federal magistrate judge in 2012.

Written by Joe Webster

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Saving Our Profession: It’s Up to Us

Vol. 101 No. 1 (2017) | Citizen-centered Courts
Retired Judge Sammie Chess, Jr., looks up at a painting of his portrait, a copy that hangs over the fireplace mantel at his home in Jamestown. The original painting is on display at the Guilford Country Courthouse in High Point. | ,

A Giant Among Men: Sammie Chess, Jr.

Vol. 102 No. 2 (2018) | Rights That Made The World Right