About Richard Gergel

Richard Gergel is a native of Columbia, S.C., and earned undergraduate and law degrees from Duke University. He practiced law in Columbia for 30 years until his appointment in 2010 as a United States District Judge.  He presides in Charleston in the J. Waties Waring Judicial Center.

Written by Richard Gergel

Excerpts from Unexampled Courage

Summer 2019 | Volume 103 Number 2