Celebrate the history of the DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award and welcome the newest award winner, Mark W. Buyck Jr., with this presentation from the 2014 SC Bar Convention Plenary Luncheon.
Text of DuRant Award Presentation - 2014 SC Bar Convention Plenary Luncheon
1. to fund the advancement of justice by improving access, education and accountability
2. The DuRant Legacy David W. Robinson Walton J. McLeod Jr. Robert M. Figg Jr. Thomas H. Pope J.D. Todd Jr. Hugh L. Willcox C. Bruce Littlejohn Heyward E. McDonald Charles W. Knowlton E.P. Ted Riley Augustine T. Smythe Harry M. Lightsey Terrell L. Glenn A. Frank Lever Morris D. Rosen Ellen Hines Smith Claude M. Scarborough Jr. Julius W. McKay A. Lee Chandler I.S. Leevy Johnson William L. Pope H. Simmons Tate Jr. Joseph H. McGee Alex M. Sanders Jr. Eugene N. Nick Zeigler Jr. Ernest A. Finney Jr. & Leo H. Hill Julian J. Nexsen B. Henderson Johnson Jr. David L. Freeman G. Dewey Oxner Jr. Richard W. Riley David A. Merline Harold W. Jacobs 3. Professional: Attorney, Willcox Buyck & Williams, P.A. US Attorney for South Carolina Listed in all published editions of Best Lawyers in AmericaLeadership: Past President, SC Defense Trial Attorneys Association Past Chair, National College of District Attorneys Committee American College of Trial Lawyers. Member, Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel Member, National Association of Railroad Trial CounselAwards: Mark W. Buyck Jr. Willcox Buyck & Williams, PAUniversity of South Carolina, AB University of South Carolina School of Law, JD University of South Carolina School of Law, LL DOrder of the Palmetto, Governors David Beasley and James Edwards Judge Hemphill Award, SC Defense Trial Attorneys Association Compleat Lawyer of the Year Award, University of South Carolina School of Law Alumni Foundation. Anderson Award, Florence County Bar Honorary degrees, Francis Marion and University of South CarolinaCommunity: Member, University of South Carolina board of trustees Member, Carolinas Hospital System board of trustees Member, American Board of Trial Advocates board of directors President & Founder, Florence Heritage Foundation Director, Bank of Clarendon