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RULE 409
RESIGNATION OF LAWYERS AND FOREIGN LEGAL CONSULTANTS

Any request by a person licensed under Rules 402, 405, 414, 415 or 424, SCACR, to resign shall be submitted in writing to the Supreme Court of South Carolina.  This request shall contain a statement by the person acknowledging that if the resignation is accepted, the person will have to fully comply with all conditions of admission or licensing if that person should ever again seek to be admitted or licensed, including taking the South Carolina Bar Examination, if applicable.  The request shall be referred by the Supreme Court to the Commission on Lawyer Conduct for a recommendation as to the propriety of accepting the resignation.  The Court shall take such action on the resignation as it deems proper.

Last amended by Order dated May 7, 2012, effective January 1, 2013.