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Swearing-In Ceremony for New Judge Held in Columbia


A swearing-in ceremony for John Kittredge was held June 25, 2003 at the South Carolina Court of Appeals.  S.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Jean H. Toal administered the oath of office to Kittredge, who was elected to succeed Duane Shuler on  the S.C. Court of Appeals.  Prior to his election to the Court of Appeals, Kittredge was a resident judge of the thirteenth judicial circuit. 

Judge Kittredge began his legal career as a law clerk to The Honorable William W. Wilkins, Jr. He practiced law in the firm of Wilkins, Nelson and Kittredge.  Judge Kittredge was elected to the South Carolina family court bench on May 8, 1991 and to the circuit court bench on February 14, 1996.


Photo of Judge John Kittredge and Chief Justice Toal
Judge John Kittredge and
Chief Justice Jean H. Toal