The Honorable Dennis W. Shedd, Judge with United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit was presented the highest civilian honor, the Order Of The Palmetto by Governor Henry McMaster on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Shedd was nominated for the award by Representative Chip Huggins.

Representatives Chip Huggins, Todd Atwater , Nathan Ballentine and USC Law Dean Rob Wilcox were in attendance to share in the special occasion.

Judge Shedd, stepped down after 15 years as an active judge with the United States Court of Appeals and assumed senior status on January 30, 2018. Judge Shedd also serves as Adjunct Professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law.

Photo: L to R – Representatives Nathan Ballantine, Todd Atwater, Judge Dennis Shedd, Dean Rob Wilcox and Representative Chip Huggins