Rufus G. King, III

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Rufus G. King, III
Placeholder image.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Court Information:
Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Title:   Senior Judge
Chief:   2000-2008
Past position:   Attorney, private practice
Personal History
Born:   June 16, 1942
Hometown:   Connecticut
Undergraduate:   Princeton University, 1966
Law School:   Georgetown University Law Center, 1971

Rufus G. King, III is a senior judge on the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. He was appointed to the court by President Ronald Reagan in 1984.[1]


King received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University in 1966 and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1971.[1]


King began his legal career as a law clerk for Judge Austin L. Fickling and Judge William C. Pryor. Prior to joining the court, King spent the majority of his legal career in private practice.[1]

Awards and associations

  • 2010 Ricardo M. Urbina Lifetime Achievement Award, Hispanic Bar Association[2]

See also

External links



This page is part of WikiProject District of Columbia, a WikiProject dedicated to articles related to Washington, D.C. Check out the project page.