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Kenneth Carrington Bass, III

Kenneth Carrington Bass, III, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1970, United States District Court (District of Columbia district) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973. Member American Academy Appellate Lawyers.

Background

  • III, Kenneth Carrington Bass, was born on February 11, 1944 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Kenneth Carrington Junior and Mary Bennett (Owen) B.

  • Education

    • AB summa cum laude, Duke University, 1965. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1969.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Justice Hugo Black Supreme Court, Washington, 1969-1970. Legislation assistant to E.Q. Daddario United States House Representatives, 1970-1971. Associate Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, 1970—1974, Reasoner, Davis & Vinson, Washington, 1974-1977.

      Counsel for intelligence policy United States Department Justice, 1979—1981. Partner Reasoner, Davis & Fox, 1981-1985, Venable, Baetjer, Howard & Civiletti, Washington, 1985—2002, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, Washington, 2002—2009.

    Politics

    Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Salvation is not based on an individual's fulfillment of God’s commands, but rather on Christ's fulfillment of them and of being united with him through faith.

    Views

    The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and to learn and grow.

    Membership

    Member American Academy Appellate Lawyers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: hiking, amateur radio, astronomy.

    Connections

    • Married Shirley Ann Pierce, June 18, 1966. Children: Timothy, Christopher.
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    Born February 11, 1944
    Died April 27, 2009
    (aged 65)