HON. RICHARD D. EADIE was appointed to the King County Superior Court in 1995, served as presiding judge from 2002-2005, and previously served as chief civil judge and as a member of the court’s Executive Committee. Before his appointment to the King County Superior Court bench, he maintained a private civil trial practice. Judge Eadie is past president of the National Conference of Metropolitan Courts. He is a graduate of the University of Washington and the University of Washington School of Law, where he served as associate editor of the Washington Law Review.