Judge David C. Morgan

County Judge David Morgan
County Judge
Appellate, Civil, Criminal, Traffic
Office Address
2000 16th Avenue, Suite 263, Vero Beach, FL 32960
Judicial Assistant
Jennifer Siegler

Indian River: 50% of Indian River County Court Cases; County Election Canvassing Board.


Born in Vero Beach, Florida


  • Vero Beach High School – 1975
  • Mercer University – BA 1978
  • Walter F. George School of Law – JD 1981

Judicial Experience

  • Elected Indian River County Judge – 1996
    • Reelected – 2000, 2006, 2012, 2018

Legal Experience

  • Assistant State Attorney – 1981-1996
    • Chief Assistant State Attorney – 1990-1996

Associations - Past Board Member

Additional Information

As of June 1, 2020:

  1. All criminal cases are being conducted in person, in the courtroom.
  2. Small Claims Pre-trial Conferences are being conducted in person, in the courtroom.
  3. Civil trials and hearings are being conducted remotely using Zoom or any other court appearance platform such as CourtCall, whenever possible.
  4. Contact the judicial assistant at ircjudge@circuit19.org if you have any questions.

Proposed Orders in Criminal and Civil Cases

Judge Morgan does not accept hard copies of proposed orders from any litigant represented by Counsel. Proposed orders must be in Word format and emailed as an attachment to IRCJudge@circuit19.org. When emailing, please indicate the judge’s name, the case style and case number. Only the proposed order should be attached to the email.