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The Career Services Department at the Charleston School of Law opens its Fall Career Series on Wednesday, August 25, at 12:00 p.m. with special guest speaker William K. Witherspoon, Senior Litigation Counsel for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Columbia, South Carolina. The event will take place on campus at 385...

The Charleston School of Law Moot Court Board facilitates and encourages advocacy skill development through practice and competition. The Moot Court Board has been active since its establishment in 2005. They participate in several competitions throughout the year, including the NYC Bar National Moot Court Competition, the National Products Liability...

Legal Research and Writing Fellows are upperclassmen who serve an integral role in guiding 1Ls through the legal writing curriculum. They deliver classroom presentations on legal research and writing issues, review students’ written memos and briefs, and offer workshops throughout the year. They also serve as mentors to new students...

Professor Miller Shealy and Charleston School of Law President Ed Bell recently spoke to an incoming class of 1L students about their roles in the historic George Stinney case, which exonerated a 14-year-old boy who had been convicted of murder and executed by the state of South Carolina in 1944. The...

One pro bono opportunity that didn’t go away during the pandemic was with Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S. (TCS), a Charleston nonprofit that supports victims and survivors of sexual assault. Over the last year, 31 students have logged more than 1,300 hours staffing the organization’s 24-hour crisis hotline. Executive Director Alex Russell says students...

Charleston School of Law Office of Diversity Initiatives presents Diversity Week April 13 - 17, 2020 WORKING TOGETHER FROM DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES Diversity from a Dean’s Perspective Larry Cunningham (new Charleston School of Law Dean) [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnHbtWIpLpo[/embed] Diversity from an Attorney’s Perspective Professor Debra J. Gammons, Attorney at Law [embed]https://youtu.be/B5pKkXsJvkw[/embed]...

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