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The Supreme Court of South Carolina


In the Matter of William John Sims, Respondent.

Appellate Case No. 2022-001623



The Office of Disciplinary Counsel asks this Court to place Respondent on interim suspension pursuant to Rule 17(a) of the Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement (RLDE) contained in Rule 413 of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR). 

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


s/Donald W. Beatty                                               C. J.

Columbia, South Carolina
November 21, 2022