Magistrate Judge Greg White



Carl B. Stokes United States Court House

801 West Superior Avenue, Courtroom 11B

Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1845

Phone: (216) 357-7135


Carl B Stokes United States Courthouse


Chambers Staff:

Stacey Swonger, Courtroom Deputy

Ellen Siebenschuh, Law Clerk

Zoltan Hargitai, Law Clerk


Biographical Information


The Honorable Greg White entered on duty as United States Magistrate Judge in the Northern District of Ohio on March 1, 2008. He succeeds Magistrate Judge Patricia A. Hemann who retired in February 2008. Prior to his appointment, Judge White served as the United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio. While United States Attorney, he was appointed to the Attorney General's Advisory Committee and chaired the Law Enforcement Coordinating, Victim, and Community Issues subcommittee. He also served on the Terrorism and National Security, the Border Issues, and the Violent Crime subcommittees. He is a past chairperson of the Cleveland Federal Executive Board. He served as the Lorain County, Ohio, Prosecuting Attorney for 22 years, during which time he was a member of the Ohio Criminal Sentencing Commission from 1990 to 2001.


Judge White graduated from Kent State University in 1973 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice and Police Administration. He received his Juris Doctorate from Cleveland Marshall College in 1976, graduating Magna Cum Laude.


Judge White served in the United States Marine Corps during the years 1968 and 1969. His service included a Vietnam tour of duty with the Ninth Infantry Regiment.