Please join us for a Courthouse Keys event with Judge Clifton B. Newman on June 11 at 1:00 pm at the offices of Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. Lunch will be provided. Special thanks to Elizabeth Black of Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. for planning this event. Judge Newman is a graduate of Cleveland State University and the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He was first elected to the bench as a Circuit Court Judge in May 2000 after 24 years of practicing law in Ohio and South Carolina. In addition to private practice in Columbia and Williamsburg County, he served as Assistant Solicitor for Williamsburg County for 17 years. Judge Newman currently serves as an At Large Circuit Court Judge, as well as the Business Court Judge for Region 2, which includes the Midlands and Pee Dee areas of South Carolina. In addition to his distinguished legal career, Judge Newman is a leader in his church, the I. DeQuincey Newman United Methodist Church, and has received historical preservation awards for his historic building restoration projects. Judge Newman is married to the former Patricia Blanton, and they are the parents of four children.