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William Haven King, American lawyer.

Background

King, William Haven was born on October 15, 1911 in Huntington, West Virginia, United States. Son of James Edward and Princess (Turner) King.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, University Richmond, 1936.

Career

Admitted to Virginia bar, 1935, thereafter practiced in Richmond Virginia. Partner firm McGuire, Woods and Battle, 1941-1978.

Membership

Member Virginia Board Law Examiners, 1951-1978. Vice president, general counsel Citizens Home Insurance Company. Member of board of managers National Conference Bar Examiners, 1962-1968, chairman 1966-1967.

Served to Lieutenant (senior grade) United States Navy Reserve, World World War II. Fellow American Bar Foundation (state chairman), American College Trial Lawyers. Member American (house delegations 1967-1968), Richmond (president 1957-1958) bar associations, Va State Bar (president 1960-1961, Chairman of Commission legal ethics (1958-1960), Virginia Bar Association (Executive Committee 1946-1949), American Judicature Society, Virginia Society S.R. (president 1968-1970), Newcomen Society Omicron Delta Kappa, Psi Upsilon, Casque and Gauntlet.

Clubs: Country of Virginia, Bull and Bear.

Connections

Married Suzanne Davis, August 30, 1935. Children: Susan (Mistress.

father:
James Edward King

mother:
Princess (Turner) King

spouse:
Suzanne Davis

child:
Susan (Mrs King