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Julio (Rick) E. MendozaJr.

Attorney

Current Position

Member
Nexsen Pruet, LLC
P.O. Drawer 2426
1230 Main Street, Suite 700 (29201)
Columbia, SC 29202
USA

Tel: 803-540-2026
Fax: 803-727-1478
Email: rmendoza@nexsenpruet.com

Class: XXVII (2016)Circuit: Fourth

Education

University of South Carolina, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (August 1976 - May 1980)
University of South Carolina School of Law, Juris Doctor (August 1980 - May 1983)

Professional Career

Associate, Anderson & Robinson, P.A. (November 16, 1983 - September 1985)
Shareholder, Robinson, Mendoza, Barton, McCarthy & Calloway, P.A. (October 1985 - November 1994)
Member, Nexsen Pruet, LLC (December 1, 1994 - present)

Affiliations

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, Member of Board of Trustees, current Chair of the Board (January 2010 - present)
South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, Member of the Board of Trustees, past Chair of the Board (2010 - present)
Bankruptcy and Debtor-Creditor Law Specialization Advisory Board, State of South Carolina, Board Member (1992 - 1996; 2008 - 2014), Chairman, 2012 - 2014 (1992 - 1996, and 2008 - 2014)
South Carolina Bar Association, Member (November 16, 1983 - present)
Richland County (S.C.) Bar Association, Member (November 16, 1983 - present)
American Bar Association, Member (1984 - present)
Bankruptcy Local Rules Advisory Committee for the District of South Carolina, Member (1994, Chairman 1995; and Chairman 2003 - 2006) (1994, 1995, 2003 - 2006)
South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association, Member, and member of Board of Directors (1992 - 1993, 1998 - 1999) (1992 - present)
University of South Carolina School of Law, Adjunct Professor (1995)

Awards

South Carolina Bar Association, Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year (1998)
South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association, William E.S. Robinson Public Service Award (1999)