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In the Matter of David B. Sample, Petitioner.

Appellate Case No. 2021-000154





On February 16, 2016, Petitioner was suspended from the practice of law for a period of nine months. In re Sample, 415 S.C. 337, 782 S.E.2d 583 (2016). Petitioner has now filed a petition for reinstatement pursuant to Rule 33, RLDE, Rule 413, SCACR. After referral to the Committee on Character and Fitness (Committee), the Committee has filed a report recommending that Petitioner be reinstated.

 We find Petitioner has met the requirements of Rule 33(f), RLDE. We therefore grant the petition and reinstate Petitioner as a regular member of the South Carolina Bar.


s/Donald W. Beatty                        C.J.

s/John W. Kittredge                           J.

s/Kaye G. Hearn                                J.

s/John Cannon Few                           J.

s/George C. James, Jr.                      J.

Columbia, South Carolina
January 12, 2022