Nathaniel M. Gorton

Hon. Nathaniel M. Gorton

U.S. District Court Judge, District of Massachusetts

Nathaniel M. Gorton is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He joined the court in 1992 after being nominated by President George H.W. Bush. At the time of appointment, he was a private practice in Massachusetts.



  • LLB, Columbia Law School, 1966
  • AB, Dartmouth College, 1960
Click to play: Shakespeare & the Law: Julius Caesar

Shakespeare & the Law: Julius Caesar

Boston Lawyers Chapter

Julius Caesar is Shakespeare’s classic depiction of the abuse of power, political assassination and intrigue –...

Shakespeare & the Law: Julius Caesar

Boston Lawyers Chapter

Julius Caesar is Shakespeare’s classic depiction of the abuse of power, political assassination and intrigue –...

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Shakespeare's Henry V and the Law and War

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The Federalist Society, Boston Lawyers Chapter and Commonwealth Shakespeare Company present  A Staged Reading of...