Charles Legge

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Charles Legge
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #5
Service:
Appointed by:   Ronald Reagan
Active:   9/18/1984 - 6/30/2001
Preceded by:   Robert Schnacke
Succeeded by:   Jeff White
Personal History
Born:   1930
Undergraduate:   Stanford University (1952)
Law School:   Stanford Law School (1954)



Charles A. Legge (1930-present) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.

Legge was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on June 19, 1984, to a seat vacated by Robert Schnacke; he was confirmed by the Senate on September 17, 1984, and received commission the next day. He served the Northern District of California until his retirement on June 30, 2001. Legge was succeeded in this position by Jeff White.

Early life and education

  • Stanford University, A.B., 1952
  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 1954

Professional career

  • U.S. Army, 1954-1956
  • Private practice, San Francisco, CA, 1956-1984

Judicial career

Northern District of California

Legge was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on June 19, 1984, to a seat vacated by Robert Schnacke;[1] he was confirmed by the Senate on September 17, 1984, and received commission the next day. He served the Northern District of California until his retirement on June 30, 2001. Legge was succeeded in this position by Jeff White.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Robert Schnacke
Northern District of California
1984–2001
Seat #5
Succeeded by:
Jeff White