Alumni News

Alumnus marries

Walker Humphrey ’10 and Tricia Dudek were married on October 28, 2017 at Grace Church Cathedral in Charleston, S.C.

RSVP Deadline is November 15 for Reunion/Homecoming Weekend Social Events

During the Homecoming for ALL alumni and Ten-Year Reunion for the Class of 2007 being held the weekend of December 1 & 2, 2017, a couple of social events have been planned. There will be a Welcome Party & Reception on Friday, December 1 and an Oyster Roast & Lowcountry Boil on Saturday, December 2. The deadline to RSVP is November 15. For ticket information and to RSVP, click here.

November Alumni Update now available

If you missed the November Alumni Update or have information you would like to have included in the December Update, please contact Michael Abro by email, mabro@CharlestonLaw.edu, or phone, 843.377.4058.

Alumna’s article on mediation published in the Post and Courier

An article about mediation, written by Catherine Wilhoit ’11, was recently published in the Post and Courier. To read the article, click here.  Catherine currently serves as a President of the Mediation and Meeting Center of Charleston. To learn more about the Mediation and Meeting Center as well as the mediators involved with the organization, visit the organization’s website at www.mediationcentercharleston.org.

Alumnus hired by Herndon Law

Bradon Childs ’16 was recently hired by Herndon Law, P.C. His office is in Glen Allen, Virginia, and he focuses his practice on Elder Law.

Alumnus appears on Shark Tank

On October 29, Matt Hammersley ’10 and his wife appeared on Shark Tank to discuss their Novel Effect app.

Alumna announces opening of firm

Sabrina C. Call ’14 has recently opened The Law Firm of Sabrina Call, LLC.  The contact information for Sabrina at her new office is as follows:

The Law Firm of Sabrina Call, LLC

505 N Hwy. 52, Suite D #242

Moncks Corner, SC 29461

843.934.2247

October Alumni Update now available

If you missed the October Alumni Update or have information you would like to have included in the November Update, please contact Michael Abro by email, mabro@CharlestonLaw.edu, or phone, 843.377.4058.

Reunion/Homecoming Weekend Social Event Details

During the Homecoming for ALL alumni and Ten-Year Reunion for the Class of 2007 being held the weekend of December 1 & 2, 2017, a couple of social events have been planned. There will be a Welcome Party & Reception on Friday, December 1 and an Oyster Roast & Lowcountry Boil on Saturday, December 2. For ticket information and to RSVP, click here.

Alumnus selected as one of The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

Eversheds Sutherland is pleased to announce that DeAndre R. Morrow ’13 has been selected as one of The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40. He joins an elite group of attorneys from across the country as members of the organization composed of outstanding black attorneys under the age of 40 who exemplify superior leadership and achievements in the legal industry and within their communities.

Alumna and her husband welcome a son

Whitney Feld ’11 and her husband welcomed Cooper Lewis Feld into their family on August 15, 2017.

Motley Rice names alumnus member attorney

Josh Littlejohn ’07 has been promoted to member attorney at national plaintiffs’ law firm Motley Rice LLC. To read the full announcement, click here.

September Alumni Update now available

If you missed the September Alumni Update or have information you would like to have included in the October Update, please contact Michael Abro by email, mabro@CharlestonLaw.edu, or phone, 843.377.4058.

Alumnus marries

Walker Miller ’13 and Leigh Frasher were married on August 19, 2017 at half after six o’clock in the evening at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Greenville, S.C. A reception followed at the Poinsett Club.

Alumnus to run for Mount Pleasant Town Council

Brooks Davis ’10 is currently running for Mount Pleasant Town Council. To read the article regarding his candidacy, click here.

DON’T LOSE MILLIONS LOOKING FOR THOUSANDS…Almost Everything You Will Ever Need to Know About Trial Work, Jury Persuasion, Products Liability, and Electronic Discovery

The Charleston School of Law is hosting a CLE seminar on Friday, December 1 from 2pm-5pm and Saturday, December 2 from 9am-12pm. Ed Bell, Esq. and Don Keenan, Esq. will be covering Jury Persuasion. Jim Gilbert, Esq. will be presenting on Products Liability Law. The Honorable Aphrodite Konduros will discuss Trial Work. Allyson Haynes Stuart, Esq. will speak about Electronic Discovery. To RSVP, provide your name and S.C. Bar number to: Michael Abro at mabro@charlestonlaw.edu or 843-377-4058, no later than November 1. Approval of 6 hours of S.C. CLE credit is anticipated.

Alumni invited to join James L. Petigru American Inn of Court

John Robinson ’07, Andrew Platte ’08, Walker Humphrey ’10, Catherine Wilhoit ’11, Paige Ornduff ’15, Tori Spearman’15, and Johnny Stewart ’16 were recently invited to become members in the James L. Petigru American Inn of Court. Congratulations to all!

Wall Templeton & Haldrup announces addition of alumnus

Wall Templeton & Haldrup, P.A. is pleased to announce that John J. Dodds, IV ’16 has joined the firm’s Charleston office as an associate attorney. To read the press release, click here.

No-cost CLE Seminar on Charleston School of Law Campus – Friday, September 15

A no-cost CLE seminar sponsored by Project South and the Charleston School of Law will be held on the Charleston School of Law campus on Friday, September 15 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The seminar is titled Representing Arab and Muslim-Americans Impacted by Federal and Local Policies. Three hours of South Carolina CLE credit are anticipated.

If you are interested in attending the seminar, please RSVP to Michael Abro at mabro@charlestonlaw.edu or 843.377.4058, no later than Friday, September 8.

Alumna marries during total solar eclipse

Kelly Turek ’12 and Chris Dutton were married during the total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017. To read the full article on their unique wedding, click here.

Alumna recognized by the National LGBT Bar Association as one of the “40 Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40.”

Krisztina Szabo ’13, a Staff Attorney at Whitman-Walker Health, has recently been recognized by the National LGBT Bar Association as one of the “40 Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40.” To view the full Class or 2017 list, click here.

July Alumni Update now Available

If you missed the July Alumni Update or have information you would like to have included in the August Update, please contact Michael Abro by email, mabro@CharlestonLaw.edu, or phone, 843.377.4058.

Recent Updates

David Aylor Law Offices Announces Addition of Alumna

David Aylor Law Offices is pleased to announce the addition of Natalie Dalrymple ’16 to the Charleston Office. Natalie practices primarily in Personal Injury Law and Medical Malpractice Law.

Alumnus Receives President’s Award for Leadership Roles with SC Bar Young Lawyers

Liam Duffy ’15 has received the President’s Award for his leadership roles with the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division. Of the 4,200 members, only 20 Young Lawyers received the President’s Award this year. To read the full press release, click here.

Alumnus and His Wife Welcome a Third Son

Roland Trout ’10, his wife, Meredith, and their sons, Rory and David, welcomed James Emmerson Trout into their family on April 3, 2017.

Sad News

It is with heavy hearts that we report Philip Rayland Hammond ’12 passed away on June 30, 2017. To read his obituary, click here.

Alumnus to become Associate Judge of Probate

Peter A. Kouten ’07 will become Associate Judge of Probate for the Charleston County Probate Court. The investiture and administration of the oath of office is scheduled for Thursday, June 29, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. in the Charleston County Historic Courthouse.