Originally from rural South Dakota, Justin Bice spent eight years in the United States Army working in the Military Intelligence Detachment of the 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He participated in three tours of duty in Afghanistan and one in Iraq during the 2003 invasion, in addition to participating in various peacetime operations around the world.
Justin graduated first in his class at Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina with a degree in business administration, and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law. During law school, he was Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of International Law and Business. Justin was also a member of the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court and Phi Delta Phi.
LEGAL EXCELLENCE & PROFESSIONALISM
Judge for the city of Tega Cay.
Named “Super Lawyers Rising Star” (limited to less than 2.5 percent of SC attorneys).
Named “Legal Elite” by Business North Carolina magazine (awarded to only three percent of NC lawyers, as voted on by all active members of the NC bar).
Recent board member for the Catawba Regional Council of Governments. The Council members primarily consist of government officials from the various city and county governments in the York, Lancaster, Chester, and Union counties. The Council enters into and promotes cooperative programs and coordinated action with and among its governmental members, as well as other governmental and non-governmental entities.
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law
B.A., Methodist University
BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS
North Carolina State Bar
South Carolina State Bar
All United States Federal District Courts in NC & SC
Western District of North Carolina
Middle District of North Carolina
Eastern District of North Carolina
District of South Carolina
United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
United States Supreme Court
American Bar Association
North Carolina Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar Association
York County Bar Association