King County District Court
Northeast Division, Position One
Education: JD, Seattle University Law School, BA,
Trinity Lutheran College
Occupation: Supervising Attorney King County DPD, Judge Pro Tem,
Marcus Naylor received the highest judicial rating, “Exceptionally
Well Qualified” from Latino/a Bar, LGBT QLaw, and Joint Asian Bar
Associations of Washington. Marcus is widely endorsed by King County
Democratic Party, King County Labor Council, Seattle Marshal’s Guild and
over 30 judges from King County, Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu, Appeals
Judge Michael Spearman, 50+ lawyers, 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 attorney and part-time judge and he has earned a
reputation for being fair, impartial, compassionate, and tough when
needed. “Marcus Naylor will be an excellent judge because of his
experience, intelligence and commitment to equal justice” - Theresa
Doyle, King County Superior Court Judge.
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 public defender attorney and has faithfully
served the public by ensuring access to justice for everyone.
Our courts must be accessible to citizens and provide opportunities to
be heard. Marcus wants to champion those rights. Marcus will treat
everyone with dignity, patience and respect.
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