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William Randall Light, American judge. Bar: Virginia 1985, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1985, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Background

Light, William Randall was born on September 11, 1958 in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States. Son of John Leftwich and Patricia (Wilson) Light.

Education

Bachelor, Emory and Henry College, 1980. Juris Doctor, Nova University.

Career

Associate Killis T. Howard, a professional corporation, Lynchburg, 1984-1998. Private practice, 1998—2003. Judge Lynchburg Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, since 2003.

Special justice Commonwealth of Virginia 24th Judicial District, Lynchburg, 1987—2003. Adjunct professor Lynchburg College, 1989, 91.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia 1985, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1985, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Membership

Board directors Lynchburg Mental Health Association. Vice chairman Republican committee City of Lynchburg, 1986-1990, acting chairman, 1990-1991. Vestry St. Paul Episcopal Church, Ecclesiastical Court Episcopal Diocese of Southwestern Virginia Major Virginia Defense Force.

Member American Bar Association, Lynchburg Bar Association (vice president young lawyers section 1984-1988, president 1989-1990), Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Amherst County-Nelson County Bar Association, Masons (Master 1991), Phi Alpha Delta.

Connections

Married Lisa Burcher, April 27, 1991. Children: William Randall II, Madeline Gibson.

father:
John Leftwich Light

mother:
Patricia (Wilson) Light

spouse:
Lisa Burcher

children:
William Randall II Light

Madeline Gibson Light