Christopher Reid Cooper

Born: 1966
Mobile, Alabama

Christopher Reid Cooper

Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Royce C. Lamberth. Confirmed by the Senate on March 26, 2014, and received commission on March 28, 2014.

Yale University, B.A., 1988
Stanford Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. Abner J. Mikva, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 1993-1994
Special assistant to the deputy attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1994-1996
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1996-2010
Private practice, London, United Kingdom, 2010-2014