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The Supreme Court of South Carolina


In the Matter of Ralph James Wilson, Jr., Respondent.

Appellate Case No. 2021-000095




The Office of Disciplinary Counsel asks this Court to place Respondent on interim suspension pursuant to Rule 17(b) of the Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement (RLDE) contained in Rule 413 of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR).  Independent of the request of the Office of Disciplinary Counsel, the request has been further reviewed pursuant to Rule 17(a) of the Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement (RLDE).  Having reviewed the matter, the request for interim suspension is granted.

IT IS ORDERED that Respondent's license to practice law in this state is suspended until further order of this Court.

s/John W. Kittredge                                               A. C. J.
Beatty, C.J. , not participating.

Columbia, South Carolina
February 1, 2021

Harvey M. Watson, III, Esquire
Kelly Boozer Arnold, Esquire
Deborah Stroud McKeown, Esquire