George Ross Anderson Jr.

George Ross Anderson Jr.
Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
In office
January 29, 2009 - March 1, 2016
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
In office
April 18, 1980 - January 29, 2009
Nominated byJimmy Carter
Preceded byJames Robert Martin
Succeeded byJ. Michelle Childs
Personal details
Born (1929-01-29) January 29, 1929 (age 88)
Anderson, South Carolina, U.S.
Alma mater Southeastern University (Washington, D.C.) B.C.S. 1949
George Washington University School of Law 1949-1951
University of South Carolina Law Center LL.B. 1954
Occupation attorney, judge
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Air Force
Years of service1951-1952
RankStaff Sergeant


George Ross Anderson Jr. (delivered January 29, 1929) is certainly a former USA federal judge. Anderson was created in Anderson, SC. He gained his baccalaureate level from Southeastern College or university (Washington, D.C.) in 1949, researched at George Washington College or university Law College from 1949-1951, and received an LL.B. through the University of SC Law Middle in 1954. He was a legislative associate to USA Senator Olin D. Johnston 1947–1951 and 1953–1954. He offered in the U.S. Atmosphere Force 1951–1952, achieving the rank of Personnel Sergeant. He sat in the SC House of Reps 1955–1956, and applied rules in Anderson, SC 1954–1980. Judge Anderson was among the 12 founders of SC Association for Justice, and its own leader 1971–1972. They honored him with an eternity achievement award quickly before he took mature status. Anderson was a government judge on america District Courtroom for the Region of SC. Sponsored by U.S. Senator Fritz Hollings, nominated by Leader Jimmy Carter on Apr 18, 1980, he was verified by america Senate on, may 21, 1980. Going for a chair vacated by Adam Robert Martin, Anderson received his payment on, may 23, 1980. He assumed mature position on January 29, 2009, his 80th birthday, looking to decrease his caseload to 25%. He retired from energetic program on March 1, 2016.


^ Mills, Trey (Dec 10, 2008). "Judge G. Ross Anderson Requires a Bow and Exits the Stage". SC Injury Rules Journal. Retrieved 2013-09-08.   (cites David Dykes from the Greenville Information) ^ George Ross Anderson Jr. on the Biographical Index of Government Judges, a open public domain publication from the Government Judicial Middle. ^ "Judicial Milestones". THE 3RD Branch. Administrative Workplace from the U.S. Courts. March 2009. Archived from the initial on 2015-03-13. Retrieved 2013-09-08. Mature Position: U.S. Region Judge G. Ross Anderson, Jr., U.S. Region Courtroom for the Region of SC, January 29.