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McNair's Peg Fox Appointed Chair of SC Bar Law Related Education CommitteeAugust 14, 2018
McNair is pleased to announce that Peg Fox has been appointed Chair of the South Carolina Bar Law Related Education Committee. Peg will serve a two-year term.
This Committee directs Law Related Education (LRE) programs, including middle and high school mock trials and other competitions, LRE conferences and teacher workshops; develops LRE materials for elementary grades; provides LRE materials to lawyers and schools; and honors a teacher as the LRE Teacher of the Year and a lawyer as LRE Lawyer of the Year.
The South Carolina Bar began in 1884 as the South Carolina Bar Association, a voluntary organization of approximately 200 lawyers. The South Carolina State Bar was created in 1968. The two organizations were merged in 1975. Currently the Bar has a membership of more than 16,000.