History of the Federal Judiciary

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Harwell, Robert Bryan
Born 1959 in Florence, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 20, 2004, to a seat vacated by C. Weston Houck. Confirmed by the Senate on June 24, 2004, and received commission on June 30, 2004.

Clemson University, B.A., 1980
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1982

Professional Career:
South Carolina Army National Guard, 1987-1992
Law clerk, Hon. G. Rodney Peeples, South Carolina Circuit Court, Second Judicial Circuit, 1983
Law clerk, Hon. Ross Anderson, Jr., U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1983-1984
Private practice, Florence, South Carolina, 1984-2004


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