Category Archives: Law

Gary Pope Jr., Public Finance Attorney, Named New Member at Pope Flynn

Columbia, South Carolina – April 6, 2016     Gary Pope Jr. has been named a new member at Pope Flynn, a Columbia-based law firm concentrating in public finance and governmental law, effective April of 2016. Pope will continue his practice in the field of public finance, serving as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, and issuer’s counsel for…
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Fisher & Phillips Bolsters Columbia Office with New Attorney

COLUMBIA (March 24, 2016) – Fisher & Phillips LLP announced the addition of attorney Sheila M. Bias to its Columbia office. She joined the firm on March 24. Bias represents employers in a variety of labor and employment matters. Previously, she served as an associate attorney with the Litigation Practice Group for a Columbia law…
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Kathleen McDaniel Elected to SC Bar House of Delegates

Kathleen McDaniel, a member of Callison Tighe and Robinson, has been elected to the South Carolina Bar House of Delegates. As a member of the House of Delegates, McDaniel will help set policy for the 15,000-member South Carolina Bar. Her term representing the Fifth Judicial Circuit begins July 1. McDaniel joined Callison Tighe in 2007.…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Welcomes New Attorneys

[caption id="attachment_2021" align="alignleft" width="296"] John M. Scott III[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2020" align="alignleft" width="263"] Ashley L. Brown[/caption] CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA, GREENVILLE, FLORENCE, MYRTLE BEACH, SC --- Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that John M. Scott III, Shareholder, and Ashley L. Brown, Associate, have joined the firm in the Florence office. A Florence native and fourth generation…
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Fisher & Phillips partner Edward Rawl selected for 2016 Compleat Lawyer Award

Edward Rawl, a partner at the Columbia office of Fisher & Phillips, has been selected as a recipient of the 2016 Compleat Lawyer Awards. The awards are distributed by the University of South Carolina School of Law. Established in 1992, the Compleat Lawyer Award is the School of Law’s highest recognition of professional achievement and civic leadership by…
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Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte’s Biff Sowell honored at Leadership in Law event

Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC is pleased to announce Biff Sowell was honored at the South Carolina Lawyers Weekly’s 2016 Leadership in Law awards dinner held Thursday, March 10, 2016, in Charleston, South Carolina. The Leadership in Law awards honor outstanding members of South Carolina’s legal community who work to better the legal profession…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Tops Bond Buyer List for 5th Straight Year

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Public Finance Group closed over $2.654 billion of bond transactions in 2015, placing it first among South Carolina law firms for overall volume, according to The Bond Buyer. The Bond Buyer, the daily newspaper serving the nation’s municipal bond industry, has listed the Firm as first in South Carolina for the fifth…
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Kimberly Thompson Joins MGC’s Real Estate Practice in Columbia

[caption id="attachment_1725" align="alignleft" width="300"] MGC Real Estate Attorney Kimberly Thompson[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – McAngus Goudelock & Courie is pleased to announce the addition of Kimberly R. Thompson to the firm’s real estate law group. Thompson’s practice focuses primarily on residential closings. Prior to joining MGC, she practiced foreclosure law representing mortgage servicers and lending institutions…
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