Samuel P. King receives the Pursuit of Justice Award honoring his superior contributions and commitment to  providing access to justice for all.
ORLANDO, Fla. (January 13, 2010) – The American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section is honoring Samuel P. King of Orlando, Fla. with the Pursuit of Justice Award, which recognizes lawyers and judges who have shown outstanding merit and who excel in providing access to justice for all. The award will be presented to King during the ABA Midyear Meeting in Orlando at the TIPS dinner and reception at Disney’s Atlantic Dance Hall, Feb. 6, at 6 p.m. King is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been a board certified civil trial lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Certification for more than a decade. His practice concentrates in the areas of automobile negligence, personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, insurance coverage and insurance bad faith. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a national and prestigious group of trial lawyers, limited only to those lawyers who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. King is a member of the Florida Bar where he served on the executive committee for the Trial Lawyers Section from 2004-2008. He is currently president of the Central Florida Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates and he served as vice president in 2009 and secretary in 2008. He is also highly involved in the local community, with service on the Winter Park YMCA’s Board of Directors and as a participant in “Partners in Education” with Audubon Elementary School, Lakemont Elementary School, Glenridge Middle School and Winter Park High School. He has been a soccer coach and Cub Scout leader for many years. Dellecker, Wilson, King, McKenna & Ruffier, llp ( is a plaintiff’s personal injury law firm dedicated to serving clients who have suffered serious injury through the negligence of others. Founded in 1989, the firm has seven attorneys and 15 support staff, and practices in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, car accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, defective products, premises liability, insurance company bad faith and business torts. The firm serves clients located throughout the State of Florida. With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world.  As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.  The ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) unites plaintiff, defense, insurance, and corporate counsel to advance the civil justice system.