Hon. Wendell Alverson Miles


  • Birthplace: Holland, MI
  • Gender: M
  • Race or Ethnicity: White


  • Hope College, A.B. (1938)
  • University of Wyoming, M.A. (1939)
  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D. (1942)


  • U.S. Army Air Corps, 1942-1947
  • Instructor, Hope College, 1948-1953
  • Private practice, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1948-1953
  • Prosecuting attorney, Ottawa County, Michigan, 1948-1953
  • U.S. District Attorney for the Western District of Michigan, 1953-1960
  • Private practice, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1961-1970
  • Circuit judge, 20th Judicial Circuit of Michigan, 1970-1974

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