Hon. Richard G. Seeborg
U.S. District Court
Hon. Richard G. Seeborg, Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Hon. Richard Seeborg was appointed Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court on February 9, 2001. He received his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Yale College in 1978. Upon graduating from Columbia University School of Law in 1981, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Judge Seeborg served (1981-82) as a law clerk to United States District Judge John H. Pratt in Washington, D.C. In 1982, he joined Morrison & Foerster’s San Francisco office in the litigation department, becoming a partner with the firm in 1987. From 1991 to 1998, Mr. Seeborg served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California in San Jose. He re-joined Morrison & Foerster in March 1998, where he resumed a litigation practice in the fields of securities, intellectual property, and general commercial matters. His chambers are in San Jose.