Category Archives: Law

Discussion on ‘Future of Law and the Constitution’ set for March 28

[caption id="attachment_2958" align="alignnone" width="382"] Thomas Crocker, left and Amos Guiora[/caption] SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Wofford College will host a roundtable discussion on “Executive Power and Terrorism: The Future of Law and the Constitution in the 21st Century” at 4 p.m. Monday, March 28, in the McMillan Theater in the Campus Life Building. The program is free…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd tops Bond Buyer list for 5th straight year

GREENVILLE, SC --- 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…
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SC Bar offers free legal clinics in Spartanburg area

COLUMBIA, S.C. —The SC Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor seven free legal clinics in the Spartanburg area in March. The schedule is as follows: March 15—Family Law Issues, including divorce, custody, visitation and support, presented by Christopher D. Kennedy. The clinic will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Middle Tyger Branch…
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Furman, Wofford hire joint Title IX coordinator

[caption id="attachment_2595" align="alignnone" width="310"] Nichols[/caption] Furman University and Wofford College announced today they have partnered to hire a new Title IX and Americans with Disability Act (ADA) coordinator to serve both campuses. Melissa M. Nichols of Greenville has been named to the new position and will begin her duties March 1. Nichols, an attorney, previously…
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Clemson University Police Department receives reaccreditation

[caption id="attachment_3200" align="alignnone" width="604"] John Tucker, director of S.C. Law Enforcement Accreditation Inc. (second from left), presents the reaccreditation certificate to Chief Eric Hendricks; Lt. Courtney Byers, CUPD Compliance; and Capt. Jami Brothers, CUPD Operations. (Photo/Provided)[/caption] CLEMSON — The Clemson University Police Department has received reaccreditation from South Carolina Law Enforcement Accreditation Inc. The department…
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Burroughs I Elijah Law Firm opens Greenville office

(GREENVILLE, S.C.) – Burroughs | Elijah Attorneys announced today that Katherine Willett has joined the law firm as the managing attorney of their new location in Greenville, South Carolina. “Katherine is a skilled lawyer who will provide Upstate South Carolina residents with legal advice about estate planning and elder law, as well as legal guidance…
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Wilson Jones Carter & Baxley announce additions

Willson Jones Carter & Baxley, P.A. is pleased to announce that Robert L. Mebane and Katie M. Brown have joined the firm in the Greenville, SC office. Both practice in the area of liability litigation. (Katie M. Brown 864-672-3719 kmbrown@wjlaw.net , Robert L. Mebane 864-672-3714 rlmebane@wjlaw.net)
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Kozlarek named manager for Parker Poe office in Greenville

[caption id="attachment_2003" align="alignnone" width="604"] Michael Kozlarek[/caption] Partner Michael Kozlarek has been named manager for the Greenville office of Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP. Kozlarek focuses his practice on the areas of public finance, economic development, tax disputes, and general municipal law for state and local governments and businesses. In his 15 years of experience,…
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William L. Glenn joins Nelson & Galbreath LLC

[caption id="attachment_1977" align="alignnone" width="604"] William Glenn[/caption] Greenville, SC – Nelson & Galbreath, LLC is proud to announce that William L. Glenn has joined the firm. Mr. Glenn’s practice includes all aspects of commercial and residential real estate and business law. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Glenn was with the Leinster Law Firm, where he handled real estate…
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Nexsen Pruet expands Upstate employment practice

[caption id="attachment_1924" align="alignnone" width="535"] Ashley Robertson Parr[/caption] GREENVILLE – Ashley Robertson Parr has joined Nexsen Pruet’s Greenville office as an associate with the Employment and Labor Law group. Parr’s legal experience includes a variety of areas such as workers’ compensation, litigation, medical malpractice and insurance defense. “Greenville’s economic growth and vibrant community makes it an…
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