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Dominic Benson King

Dominic Benson King, American lawyer. Member of International Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Pittsburgh Athletic, Knights of Columbus, Duquesne, Valley Brook Country.

Background

  • King, Dominic Benson was born on January 12, 1928 in Butte, Montana, United States. Son of Don B. and Irene M. (McDonell) King.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Montana, 1949. Bachelor of Laws, 1952. Doctor of Juridical Science, University Michigan, 1958.

    Career

    • Law clerk to honorary judge Walter Pope, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), San Francisco, 1952—1953. Legislation analyst University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1956—1958. With U.S. Steel Tower Corporation, Pittsburgh, since 1958.

      Assistant general counsel, 1976—1983. Associate general counsel, 1983—1984. General counsel, since 1984.

      Lieutenant United States Air Force, 1949-1950, captain, 1953-1956.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Montana 1952, United States District Court Montana 1952, United States Court Appeals (3d, 4th, 5th, 8th, and 9th circuits) 1953, Pennsylvania 1959, United States Dist Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1959, United States Supreme Court, United States Court International Trade, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit), United States District Court District of Columbia, United States District Court (southern district) Florida, United States District Court (central and southern districts) California, United States District Court Minnesota.

    Works

    • Author (with Lauer and Ziegler): Water Resources and the Law, 1958.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of International Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Pittsburgh Athletic, Knights of Columbus, Duquesne, Valley Brook Country.

    Connections

    • Married Georgena M. Anderson, March 29, 1949. Children: Mary, Kathleen King Mathews, David Marcia King Pflug.
    • father: Don B. King
    • mother: Irene M. (McDonell) King
    • spouse: Georgena M. Anderson
    • children: Mary King
    • Kathleen King Mathews King
    • David Marcia King Pflug King
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    Born January 12, 1928
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