Alumni News

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.