Michael Lee Rankin

Michael Lee Rankin

Title: Professorial Lecturer in Law

Address: 2000 H Street, N.W, Washington, DC 20052
Email: mrankin@law.gwu.edu

Education
B.A., Lincoln University; J.D., Howard University

Biographical Sketch
Judge Rankin was appointed associate judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia by President Ronald Reagan in 1985. He is a former presiding judge of the court's Criminal Division. Prior to his appointment he was an assistant U.S. attorney and a federal public defender. Judge Rankin serves by Mayoral appointment on the Washington, D.C., Police Training and Standards Board.