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Morgan, Donna Sue
Born 1953 in Winnsboro, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by Barack Obama on June 7, 2011, to a seat vacated by G. Thomas Porteous, Jr. Confirmed by the Senate on March 28, 2012, and received commission on March 30, 2012.

Education:
Northeast Louisiana University (now University of Louisiana at Monroe), B.A., 1974
Northeast Louisiana University (now University of Louisiana at Monroe), M.A., 1976
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, J.D., 1980

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Henry A. Politz, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1980-1981
Private practice, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1981-2005
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005-2012

Nominated, confirmed, and commissioned as Susie Morgan
Former names: Donna Sue Beach, Donna Sue Leteff

 

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