Judge Seidlin, Clive, was appointed to serve as a District Associate Judge in August, 2013. Before that, he served as a Polk County Magistrate for 8 years. Originally from Rockford, Illinois, Judge Seidlin attended Drake University where he received his undergraduate degree in 1982, and his law degree in 1985. He was in private practice for 28 years before taking the District Associate bench in 2013. Judge Seidlin is a member of the Polk County, Iowa and American Bar Associations, as well as the C. Edwin Moore and Lincoln Inns of Court. He is married and has two children.