Author Archives: David Donovan

Florence attorney reprimanded (access required)

Attorney: Thurmond Brooker Location: Florence Bar membership: Member since 1999 Disciplinary action: Publicly reprimanded on March 31 Background: In five separate matters spanning from 2004 to 2012, Brooker at various times failed to adequately communicate with clients, failed to provide ...

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Walhalla attorney suspended for one year (access required)

Attorney: Bradley A. Norton Location: Walhalla Bar membership: Member since 1991 Disciplinary action: Suspended from the practice of law for one year on March 17 Background: Norton represented a number of clients in separate personal injury matters spanning from 1994 ...

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Columbia attorney disbarred (access required)

Attorney: Mark E. Schnee Location: Columbia Bar membership: Member since 2006 Disciplinary action: Disbarred on Feb. 10 Background: Formal charges involving five separate complaints were filed against Schnee in July 2017 alleging various instances of misconduct, including failing to act ...

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Vinson elected to Court of Appeals (access required)

South Carolina legislators elected a new judge to the state’s Court of Appeals and re-elected two others, along with a slate of newly elected and re-elected circuit court judges, in judicial elections held Feb. 3. The General Assembly voted 94-63 ...

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