Private practice, South Carolina, 1980-1982
Assistant solicitor, Richland County, South Carolina, 1982-1986
Chief counsel, U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1986-1991
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of South Carolina, 1992-1999
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, June 18, 2001; no Senate vote
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U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1999-2001