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John Olin McDougall, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Family and matrimoniallawyer. Served with Army National Guard, 1973-1977.; Fellow American Academy Matrimonial Lawywrs (president South Carolina. chapter 1991-1993); mem.ABA, South Carolina. Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, South Carolina. Trial Lawyers Association (president 1993^), Sumter County Bar Association; Club: Rotary, Elks.

Background

McDougall, John Olin was born on April 8, 1944 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Son of Robert Franklin and Allene Virginia (Rodgers) McDougall.

Education

1 child, Joseph Reilley. Child from a previous marriage: John Olin World War II Bachelor of Arts, Wofford College, 1967. Juris Doctor, United States.C., 1971.

Career

Worked at McDougall & Self, L.L.P. (Columbia, SC) specializing in Family Law, Matrimonial Law. Admitted to the bar, 1971, South Carolina. United States. District Court, District of South Carolina.

Phi Delta Phi. Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc. Member: Richland County, Sumter County and American Bar Associations. South Carolina Bar (Member, Board of Governors, 1987-1990, 1993-1997.

Member, 1986-1990, Chairman, Family Law Section Council, 1989-1990. Member, Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, 1984-1996. Chairman, Public Affairs Committee, 1991-1992.

Chairman, Professional Responsibility Committee, 1992-1993. Member, House of Delegates, 1990-1994, Secretary, 1995-1996. Treasurer, 1996-1997.

President-Elect, 1997-1998). South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1984-1997. Secretary, 1988-1990.

Treasurer, 1990-1991. Vice-President, 1991-1992. President Elect, 1992-1993.

President, 1993-1994). The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (President, South Carolina Chapter, 1992-1994).

Diplomate, American College of Family Trial Lawyers.

Religion

Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.

Politics

God, in His permissive will, may allow political leaders, both in biblical times and the present day, to enact policies that are opposed to His revealed will.

Views

The strength of a society’s marriages is the greatest cause and indicator of societal health.

Membership

Member: Richland County, Sumter County and American Bar Associations. South Carolina Bar (Member, Board of Governors, 1987-1990, 1993-1997. Member, 1986-1990, Chairman, Family Law Section Council, 1989-1990.

Member, Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, 1984-1997. Chairman, Public Affairs Committee, 1991-1992. Chairman, Professional Responsibility Committee, 1992-1993.

Member, House of Delegates, 1990-1994. Secretary, 1995-1996. Treasurer, 1996-1997.

President Elect, 1997-1998). South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1984-1997. Secretary, 1988-1990.

Treasurer, 1990-1991. Vice-President, 1991-1992. President Elect, 1992-1993.

President, 1993-1994). The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (President, South Carolina Chapter, 1992-1994).

Diplomate, American College of Family Trial Lawyers.

Connections

Married Jodie Ann Parnell, May 1, 1992. Children: Joseph Reilley, Johnston Calhoun. Child from previous marriage: John Olin World War II.