Hon. Carolyn Dineen King
Circuit Judge (United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit)
Federal Judicial Service:
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on April 30, 1979, to a new seat created by 92 Stat. 1629; Confirmed by the Senate on July 12, 1979, and received commission on July 13, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1999-present.
Smith College, B.A., 1959
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1962
Private practice, Houston, Texas, 1962-1979
Nominated and served until January 1, 1988, under the name Carolyn Dineen Randall.
Contact and Phone Numbers
515 Rusk Ave., Room 11020
Houston, TX 77002-2694