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Billy Robertson Oswald

Billy Robertson Oswald, American lawyer. Bar: South Carolina 1974, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, United States District Court South Carolina 1975. Recipient certified of appreciation Lexington School District 5, 1979, resolution of appreciation Lexington County Council, 1982, Presidential Gold medal, National Republican Party, 2003.

Background

  • Oswald, Billy Robertson was born on February 24, 1948 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Son of James Robertson and Berlie Ruth (Rast) Oswald.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University South Carolina, 1971. Juris Doctor, University South Carolina, 1974.

    Career

    • Private practice, West Columbia, South Carolina, 1974—1975, since 1988. Partner Sheftman & Oswald, 1975—1978, Oswald & Floyd, West Columbia, 1979—1988. Member Lexington County Council, Lexington, 1979—1982, chairman, 1982.

      Member Central Midlands Regional Planning Council, 1982, South Carolina State Employment and Training Council, 1979, Columbia Area Transportation Council, Lexington County Board Education, 1989—1994. Chairman board Opportunities Industrialization Center of Midlands, South Carolina, 1985—1986, chairman, since 1986. State campaign director State of South Carolina, Gary Hart President United States, 1984.

      Coach American Legion Post 79 Baseball Team, since 2000. Active South Carolina Health Planning Committee, since 2002, Lexington Health District Board, since 2004. With United States Army Reserve, 1969-1974.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: South Carolina 1974, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, United States District Court South Carolina 1975.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Views

    God is literally the father of all human beings. He has a body, and emotions like human beings.

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Association to Advance Ethical Hypnosis, New York Trial Lawyers Association, Lexington and Richland County Bar Association, South Carolina Bar Association, Trial Lawyers American, South Carolina Trial Lawyers, Woodmen of World Lodge, Optimists.

    Connections

    • Married Brenda Gale McQuatters, January 31, 1970.
    • father: James Robertson Oswald
    • mother: Berlie Ruth (Rast) Oswald
    • spouse: Brenda Gale McQuatters
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    Born February 24, 1948
    (age 69)
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