Scott Applauds the Confirmation of Judge Quattlebaum to the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) released the following statement on the confirmation of Judge Marvin Quattlebaum to the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals:

“It is a great day for South Carolina as one of our own has been confirmed by the Senate to sit on the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Judge Quattlebaum’s exemplary record shines from years of practicing law in Greenville, SC and his philanthropic work advocating for our nation’s youth through his leadership at the YMCA and the Marcus Lattimore Foundation. 

Upon surveying Mr. Quattlebaum’s career, it is evident that a clear pattern emerges—one of reverence for the rule of law, commitment to fairness and justice, and a steadfast devotion to family and public service. We are blessed to have such a qualified judge sit on the Fourth Circuit.” 

A Gamecock, Judge Quattlebaum attended the University of South Carolina School of Law where he was a member of the South Carolina Law Review as well as other notable organizations. He also earned his B.A. in history with honors from Rhodes College. Because of his stellar career, Quattlebaum has also been recognized as the 2016 Lawyer of the Year for Greenville, SC, and has been acclaimed by numerous law organizations such as the American Board of Trial Advocates and the American College of Trial Lawyers.