Category Archives: Law

McNair Launches Immigration Law Blog

[Columbia, South Carolina – May 31, 2017] – McNair is pleased to announce the launch of its Immigration Law Insights blog. The blog will keep employers informed on crucial topics such as temporary work visas (H-1B, L and E visas); green card developments; and I-9 and E-Verify trends. There will also be regular updates on…
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Chambers USA® Recognizes McNair as Leading Firm in 2017

COLUMBIA, S.C. – June 1, 2017 – For the thirteenth consecutive year, McNair has been ranked a “Leading Firm” in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Ten of the firm’s attorneys earned individual rankings. New to the list this year are Jennifer Blumenthal of the Charleston office for Corporate/Mergers &…
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Jasmine Smith receives President’s Award from South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division

[caption id="attachment_9568" align="alignleft" width="200"] Jasmine Smith[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC - The South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division has named Sowell Gray Robinson lawyer, Jasmine Smith, a recipient of the President’s Award. This award honors Jasmine’s service and leadership in the legal profession. Jasmine currently serves as co-chair of the Young Lawyers Division Voices Against Violence Committee,…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Shareholder Graduates Leadership South Carolina

[caption id="attachment_9572" align="alignleft" width="300"] John Scott[/caption] Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. congratulates Florence shareholder John Scott on his graduation from Leadership South Carolina. Scott is one of 54 members who make up the organization’s class of 2017. “From prestigious training programs like these to being good stewards in our community, a commitment to leadership is part…
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Law students honored with Williams award

[caption id="attachment_9535" align="alignnone" width="999"] PHOTO ID (from left): Williams, Hollingsworth, Spangler, Dean Robert M. Wilcox of USC Law.[/caption] Two USC law students receive D. Reece Williams III Trial Advocacy Award COLUMBIA, S.C. – Two students at the University of South Carolina School of Law have been honored with the D. Reece Williams III Trial Advocacy…
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SC Bar Employment & Labor Law Section Award Winners Announced

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 11, 2017)—The SC Bar Employment & Labor Law Section has announced the 2017 recipients of the Distinguished Lawyer Award and the Benjamin M. Mabry Scholarship. Both recipients will be recognized at the Section’s mid-year meeting on Friday, May 12. Thomas R. Haggard: 2017 Distinguished Lawyer Award Thomas R. Haggard, distinguished Professor Emeritus…
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Four Adams and Reese Attorneys Named 2017 South Carolina Super Lawyers®

COLUMBIA, S.C.  May 2, 2017 – Four Adams and Reese attorneys from the firm’s Columbia, South Carolina office have been named 2017 South Carolina Super Lawyers®.  Only 5 percent of attorneys in South Carolina receive the honor of Super Lawyer®. The selection process includes peer nominations, review by a blue-ribbon panel, and independent research. The…
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