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Milton K. 'King' Hill Jr., trial attorney
Milton K. 'King' Hill Jr., trial attorney

Milton K. "King" Hill Jr., a well-known Baltimore trial attorney who enjoyed sailing the Chesapeake Bay and Magothy River, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 87. "What a great guy. I started my career with him when I worked as a summer law clerk for Smith, Somerville and Case, which in those days in the 1970s was a top-notch trial law firm," said U.S. District Judge Richard D. Bennett. "I owe my career to King Hill. He got me into the courtroom early, and I was very fortunate to work with him." "He epitomized a trial lawyer," said Ann Barbara Spicer, who worked with Mr. Hill at Smith,...

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