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Joseph Rutledge Young,, lawyer. Bar: South Carolina 1968, United States District Court (southern district) South Carolina 1968, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1972. Decorated Bronze Star.


Young, Joseph Rutledge was born on March 28, 1943 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Son of Joseph Rutledge and Elizabeth Evans (Jenkins) Young.


Bachelor of Arts with distinction in History, University of Virginia, 1965, Bachelor of Laws, 1968.


Bar: South Carolina. 1968, United States District Court(southern district) South Carolina. 1968, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1972. Association Young, Clement, Rivers & Tisdale, Charleston, 1970-1975, partner since 1975. president Center R.R. of South Carolina., 1988^.

Board directors Southern National Bank of South Carolina., 1988-1995, Branek Bank and Trust Company of South Carolina., 1995^.


Member Charleston City Council, 1975—1980. Vice president History Charleston Foundation, 1993—1995, president, 1996—1998. Trustee Middleton Place Foundation, since 1987, Charleston Day School, 1985—1991.

Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: Supreme Court of the United States Court History Society (state chairman), St. George's Society, St. Andrews Society, Federation Insurance and Corporation Counsel, American Board Trial Advocates (diplomate), South Carolina Bar Association (chairman continuing legal education 1982-1984, board governors 1984-1988, secretary 1991, treasurer 1992-1993, president-elect 1993-1994, president 1994-1995, executive committee board commissioners on grievances and discipline 1983-1986), Preservation Society, Yeamans Hall Club, Farmington Country Club, Carolina Yacht Club.


Married Kathleen Baldwin Kimmell, August 10, 1968. Children: Joseph Rutledge, Simons Waring.