Michael J. Moore was sworn in as the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia on October 6, 2010, after his appointment by President Barack Obama. A native Georgian, Moore received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mercer University’s Cecil B. Day College of Arts and Sciences in Atlanta. He received his law degree from Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law. He was selected as a national member of the Order of Barristers and received the Milton Clark Barwick Pleading and Practice Award for trial advocacy.
Moore served as an assistant district attorney for the Houston Judicial Circuit, ultimately as acting chief assistant district attorney. He then entered private practice and eventually formed his own firm, specializing in trial practice. He has also served as an administrative law judge for the City of Warner Robins, Georgia and is a member of the William Augustus Bootle American Inn of Court. Moore is a former member of the Georgia Senate, having served on the Judiciary Committee, the Appropriations Committee, the Transportation Committee and the Defense, Science and Technology Committee.
Moore currently serves on the Terrorism and National Security Subcommittee of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee.