Category Archives: Law

Meliah Bowers Jefferson Chosen For The Liberty Fellowship

GREENVILLE, SC (January 10, 2018) – Wyche attorney Meliah Bowers Jefferson has been selected to participate in the Liberty Fellowship Class of 2019. The Liberty Fellowship is a leadership initiative founded by Anna Kate and Hayne Hipp, Wofford College, and The Aspen Institute. Participants are chosen from across South Carolina based on their proven leadership…
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Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP Announces Winner of Third Annual Furman University Juried Art Competition

[caption id="attachment_19500" align="alignnone" width="799"] Tami McKnew, Smith Moore Leatherwood; John Derek Parsons, Furman Senior and Winner; and Ross McClain, Furman University Art Department.[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 16, 2018) – Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP announced today that John Derek Parsons has been selected as the winner of the third annual Furman University Juried Art Competition. The…
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Mac McLean Named President of the Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council

[caption id="attachment_19517" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mac McLean, Esq.[/caption] Mac McLean, a shareholder at Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, has been named President of the Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council. Mac has served on the Blue Ridge Council Board of Directors since 1993 and served on the National Council from 2015-2017 as Area President. He received his…
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Liberty Fellowship names Elizabeth Smith Owen to next class

Liberty Fellowship has named Elizabeth Smith Owen, a partner with Morton & Gettys law firm in Rock Hill, S.C., to its 14th class. Luanne Runge, President & CEO of Liberty Fellowship, said “Each of these new fellows has a unique role in this network and helps us leverage our differences for the good of South…
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Chris Gantt-Sorenson Elected to SC SHRM State Council for 2018

[caption id="attachment_19439" align="alignleft" width="300"] Chris Gantt-Sorenson[/caption] Chris Gantt-Sorenson, a shareholder in our Greenville office, has been elected to the South Carolina Society for Human Resource Management (SC SHRM) State Council for 2018. Chris will serve as Legislative Director on the council. SC SHRM’s mission is to enhance and lead the human resource profession in South…
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Kirby Mitchell is appointed to National Legal Aid & Defender Association Board of Directors

South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) proudly announces that Kirby Mitchell, SCLS’s Senior Litigation Attorney, and President-Elect of the Greenville County Bar Association. has been appointed by the National Legal Aid & Defender Association (“NLADA”), to serve a two-year term on NLADA’s national Board of Directors. NLADA is America’s oldest and largest nonprofit association devoted to…
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Jeff Stover Elected to Executive Committee at SCBIO

Jeff Stover, a shareholder with Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, has been elected to the executive committee for South Carolina Biotechnology Innovation Organization. Jeff currently serves on the Board of Directors for SCBIO. SCBIO is South Carolina’s investor-driven economic development organization exclusively focused on building, advancing, and growing the life sciences industry in the state. The industry…
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