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David R. Duncan

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David R. Duncan
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Current Court Information:
United States bankruptcy court, District of South Carolina
Title:   Chief Judge
Active:   05/26/2006 to Current
Chief:   03/01/2013 to Current
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of South Carolina
Law School:   University of South Carolina

David R. Duncan is the Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the United States bankruptcy court, District of South Carolina. He was elevated to the position of Chief Judge on March 1, 2013.[1]


Duncan received his undergraduate and Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina.[2]


From 1980 to 1991, Duncan worked in private practice. Next, from 1991 to 2006, he was the Regional Assistant United States Trustee for Region 4 until his appointed as bankruptcy judge on May 26, 2006.[3]

Awards and associations

His past memberships include:

  • Standing Chapter 12 Trustee in the District of South Carolina, 1986 to 1991
  • Chapter 7 and 11 Trustee
  • Chairman of the Bankruptcy Local Rules Advisory Committee
  • Chairman of the South Carolina Supreme Court Bankruptcy Specialization Advisory Board[3]

See also

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