History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Morgan, Henry Coke Jr.
Born 1935 in Norfolk, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on October 22, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on April 8, 1992, and received commission on April 13, 1992. Assumed senior status on February 8, 2004.

Washington and Lee University, B.S., 1957
Washington and Lee University School of Law, J.D., 1960

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve lieutenant, 1958-1959
Assistant city attorney, Norfolk, Virginia, 1960-1963
Private practice, Virginia Beach, Virginia, 1963-1992


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