Kenneth F. Crow (“Ken”) was born in Raleigh, North Carolina. He is a graduate of Apex High School, UNC-Chapel Hill and Campbell University Law School. Ken served the State of North Carolina for 25 years before his recent retirement. After law school, Ken worked over 3 years as an Assistant District Attorney prosecuting felonies and misdemeanors for 8 eastern North Carolina counties including Craven, Pamlico, Jones and Carteret. Thereafter, Ken practiced law for approximately one year before becoming a District Court Judge in 1994. At age 32, Ken was one of the youngest judges in the State. After serving 8 years as a District Court Judge, Ken was elected Superior Court Judge in 2002 and served in that capacity for over 13 years until his retirement in March 2016.
Ken is a 1996 graduate of the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada. In 1999, the State of North Carolina designated Ken as a Certified Juvenile Law Judge. Ken served as the 3-B Judicial District Drug Court Judge for over 3 years and received a diploma from the Nation Drug Court Institute of Annapolis, Maryland in 2008. Ken is a graduate of the Northwestern University Law and Economics Program and currently sits on the Board of Advisors for the Law and Economics Center at George Mason University. Ken is currently a member of the Craven Community College Board of Trustees and is a 25-year member and past president of the New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club.
As a veteran of over 500 jury trials, Ken focuses his practice on felony criminal defense, felony probation cases, post-conviction motions and personal injury litigation.