King County District Court
Northeast Division, Position One
Education: Juris Doctor, Seattle University Law School, BA,
Trinity Lutheran College
Occupation: Supervising Attorney King County DPD, Judge Pro
Tem -District Court
Marcus Naylor received the highest judicial rating - “Exceptionally Well
Qualified”- from King County Bar Association, Latino/a Bar, LGBT-QLaw,
and Joint Asian Bar Associations of Washington.
Marcus is endorsed by retiring Judge Janet Garrow who currently holds
the seat, the King County Democratic Party, King County Labor Council,
King County Corrections Guild, Seattle Marshal’s Guild, over 35 Judges
from King County, Supreme Court Justices Barbara Madsen and Mary Yu, and
50+ attorneys, clerks, and bailiffs.
Judges must possess mastery of the law and the courage to make difficult
decisions. Marcus brings 26 years of unmatched criminal and civil
experience as an attorney and part-time judge; he has earned a
reputation for being fair, impartial, compassionate, and tough when
appropriate. “Marcus Naylor will be an excellent judge because of his
experience, intelligence and commitment to equal justice” - Judge
Theresa Doyle, King County Superior Court.
Marcus was born in South Korea, lived in an orphanage until nine, then
was adopted by loving American parents who were educators. With their
support, Marcus became a public defender attorney and has faithfully
served the public by ensuring access to justice for everyone. Marcus
will treat everyone with dignity, patience and respect.
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