Tuesday, November 08, 2005

New Upstate Judge

According to today's The State newspaper:

"Columbia native now a bankruptcy judge

GREENVILLE — Helen Elizabeth Burris has been named a bankruptcy judge in the Upstate, according to a news release from William W. Wilkins, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals in South Carolina.

Burris currently is a Chapter 13 trustee in Greenville. She will be stationed permanently in the Upstate, with offices and a courtroom in Spartanburg.

Burris is a Columbia native who earned a bachelor’s degree from Appalachian State and a law degree from the University of North Carolina."