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James Forrest King

James Forrest King, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1975, United States District Court District of Columbia 1976, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1979, Maryland 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1985.

Background

  • King, James Forrest was born on January 9, 1949 in Salina, Kansas, United States. Son of James Forrest Senior and Carolyn (Prout) King.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Maryland, 1970. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1974.

    Career

    • Attorney Law Offices of Washington, 1975-1976. Partner Reuss, McConville & King, Washington, 1976-1980, Reuss, Herndon, McConville & King, Washington, 1980-1985. Of counsel Herndon, McConville, Brown, Teller & Hessler, 1986-1987.

      Partner Law Offices of James Forrest King, from 1987. Member, board directors Family Court Trial Lawyers Association, District Colonel Superior Court, from 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1975, United States District Court District of Columbia 1976, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1979, Maryland 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1985.

    Membership

    Commissioner District of Columbia Commission Human Rights, 1984-1990. Member American Arbitration Association (panel member), American Bar Association (economics law practice section), Superior Court Trial Lawyers Association (board directors since 1997), District of Columbia Bar Association (co-chairman division 6, 1981-1984, arbitration board 1981-1983, employment discrimination panel, 1977-1980).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Lou A. Goodwin, May 18, 1985. 1 child, James Forrest King III.
    • father: James Forrest Senior King
    • mother: Carolyn (Prout) King
    • spouse: Mary Lou A. Goodwin
    • child: James Forrest King III King
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    Born January 9, 1949
    Died October 28, 2006
    (aged 57)
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