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Legendary Richmond defense attorney Michael Morchower has died

Posted at 11:43 PM, Jun 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-10 23:45:21-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Legendary Richmond defense attorney Michael Morchower, known to many as "Magic Mike," has died.

During his 40 years as an attorney, he had a front row seat to some of the biggest court cases in Central Virginia.

He retired at the end of 2012.

Morchower was 79 years old and had been in declining health for years.