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John Frederick Moring, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1961, District of Columbia 1962, United States Supreme Court 1964; certified mediator civil disputes Supreme Court Virginia 2004, United States District Court Virginia, 2004, United States Circuit Court, 2004.


Moring, John Frederick was born on October 30, 1935 in Farmville, Virginia, United States. Son of Scott O'Ferrall and Margaret Macon (Mitchell) Moring.


Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Bachelor of Science, 1957). George Washington University (Juris Doctor, 1961).


Associate Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Washington, 1961-1968, partner, 1969-1978, Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Washington, 1978-1979. Founding partner Crowell & Moring, Washington, Irvine, New York, London, Brussels, 1979—2000. Secretary Associated Gas Distributors, Inc., 1977-2000.

Second lieutenant United States Army, 1958.


Member national panel neutrals American Arbitration Association, 2003—2009. Chairman board directors Washington Legal Counsel for Elderly, 2000—2001. Republican candidate 23d District/Virginia General Assembly, Alexandria, 1973.

Member board governors St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School, 1989—1995. President St. Stephen's Foundation, Inc., 1990—1993. Senior warden Immanuel Church on the Hill, Alexandria, 1988, 1989.

Trustee Church Schools of Diocese of Virginia, 1996—2008. Member foundation board Shrine Mont Conference Center Episcopalian Diocese Virginia, Orkney Springs, Virginia, from 2001. Member board governors St. Margaret's School, Tappahannock, 2002—2008.

Member of American Bar Association (natural resources law section 1982-1986, council), American Arbitration Association, Federal Energy Bar Association (secretary 1963-1966, president 1982-1983), Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club (Kilmarnock, Virginia).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, fishing, canoeing.


Married Margaret Ann Clarke, March 30, 1959. Children: Martha, Elizabeth, Scott, Lee.