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Alexander Mullings Sanders

Alexander Mullings Sanders, American judge. Bar: South Carolina 1962, United States District Court South Carolina 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976.

Background

  • Sanders, Alexander Mullings was born on September 29, 1938 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Son of Alexander Mullings Senior and Henrietta Courtrier (Thomas) Sanders.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University South Carolina, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, University South Carolina, 1962. Master of Laws, University Virginia, 1990.

    Career

    • Senior partner Sanders & Quackenbush, Columbia, 1974-1983, Sanders & Nettles, since 2002. Of counsel Adams & Quackerbush, Columbia, 1983. Chief judge South Carolina Court Appeals, 1983-1992.

      President College Charleston, South Carolina, 1992—2001. Adjunct faculty University South Carolina, Columbia, 1965-1992, Harvard University Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1983-2009. Board directors National Bank of South Carolina.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: South Carolina 1962, United States District Court South Carolina 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976.

    Membership

    Member South Carolina House Representatives, Columbia, 1966-1974, South Carolina Senate, Columbia, 1976-1983. Chair board trustees National Judicial College, chair board Charleston School Law, since 2002. Served with United States Army Reserve, 1956-1964.

    Member American Bar Association, South Carolina Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Zoe Caroline Dutrow. 1 child, Zoe Caroline.
    • father: Alexander Mullings Senior Sanders
    • mother: Henrietta Courtrier (Thomas) Sanders
    • spouse: Zoe Caroline Dutrow
    • child: Zoe Caroline Sanders
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    Born September 29, 1938
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