Swearing-in Ceremony for Municipal Judge J. Stephen Grooms

A swearing-in ceremony was recently held for J. Stephen Grooms, who has joined the City's Municipal Court. Family, friends, and colleagues attended as Senator Greg Hembree administered the Oath of Office at Conway City Hall.

Judge Fleming said, "We are elated to have Judge Grooms join our team. His knowledge, experience, and great demeanor are all qualities needed to become a successful judge. We look forward to the future of our department."

J. Stephen Grooms was raised in Conway after moving here as a child. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2005 with a BS in Criminology and Charleston School of Law in 2010. Judge Grooms served in the Fifteenth Circuit Solicitor’s Office for six years and, most recently, practiced in a private law firm.