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The SC Bar Judicial Qualifications Committee evaluates all candidates for selection to the South Carolina Supreme Court, South Carolina Court of Appeals, South Carolina Circuit and Family Courts and Administrative Law Judges.

The report is directed to integrity, professional competence and judicial temperament. The investigation is to provide pertinent information to the Judicial Merit Selection Commission on the candidates for the Bench.

Confidentiality is the cornerstone of the work of the Committee, and in that regard, only the Chair or the Chair’s designee may make any comment on the work of the Committee. The results of the Committee’s investigation shall be made public upon completion and transmission to the Judicial Merit Selection Commission.

JQC Report, October 2023