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Jun 24, 2024

Charleston law firm marks completion of 8,000-square-foot expansion

A Charleston law firm recently celebrated the completion of its expansion project with a high-profile guest.

A York County woman faces 14 charges related to South Carolina taxes. (Photo/DepositPhotos)
May 2, 2024

Company secretary/treasurer charged with 14 violations of South Carolina tax laws

Revenue Department warrants allege that more than $1 million of employee wages went unreported …

South Carolina company GeigTech East Bay, a maker of window shades, has been awarded $34.6 million in damages by a New York Federal jury in a case against Lutron Electronics Co. for infringing upon a window shade patent obtained by Greenville patent attorney Douglas Kim. Rendering/Kim, Lahey & Killough)
Apr 1, 2024

Charleston company awarded $35M in patent infringement case

The patent for a product was obtained by a Greenville-based registered patent attorney.

Mar 11, 2024

B.C. Killough named 2024 Thomson Reuters Stand Out Lawyer

CHARLESTON, SC – Kim Lahey & Killough law firm is pleased to announce that B.C. Killough has been named to the list of “Stand-out Lawyers” by Thomson Reuters. Each year, thousands of senior in-house legal counsels from around the world nominate the top three attorneys they have worked with during the past year. Bil[...]

Students at the Charleston School of Law grab a moment outdoors to talk about their studies at what the school hopes soon will be a nonprofit institution. (Photo/Charleston School of Law)
Mar 7, 2024

Association makes decision on Charleston School of Law non-profit status — what’s next

The step is a milestone in the school’s journey from financially troubled enterprise to nonprofit school …

Mar 4, 2024

Attorney Lane Cook Promoted to Partner at LawyerLisa

LAWYERLISA, an elder law and estate planning firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Lane Cook to Partner with the firm. LawyerLisa serves clients throughout the state of South Carolina with their aging needs. Lane joined LawyerLisa in 2018 and over the years has become a vital cornerstone to the success of the firm [&hell[...]

John O. Williams II will continue to serve as the county's head attorney while filling the role as director of economic development. (Photo/Berkeley County)
Feb 29, 2024

Berkeley County taps chief attorney to lead economic development

The Berekley County native has degrees from Clemson and the University of South Carolina ...

Feb 27, 2024

Adams and Reese Launches Aviation and Aerospace Practice Team, Adds Industry Power Players to National Footprint

The national law firm of Adams and Reese has launched an Aviation and Aerospace Practice Team with the recent additions of legal industry power players Marc Warren, former FAA acting chief counsel and deputy chief counsel; Paul Alp, former Boeing senior counsel; and Laura DiBella, Florida’s first female secretary of commerce a[...]

Feb 26, 2024

J. Ronald Jones, Jr. Named Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year by Charleston County Bar Association

Smith Debnam Narron Drake Sainting & Myers, LLP proudly announces that J. Ronald Jones, Jr., a distinguished attorney, and partner based in our Charleston, South Carolina office, has been honored as Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year by the Charleston County Bar Association. This prestigious recognition highlights Jones’ exce[...]

Feb 26, 2024

The Charleston County Bar Association holds its annual meeting and installation of officers

CHARLESTON, SC – Mark Joye of Joye Law Firm was installed as the 2024-2025 Charleston County Bar Association (CCBA) president on Feb. 22, along with three other officers and ten executive committee members. The installation ceremony was held at the CCBA’s annual meeting at the Francis Marion Hotel. The size of the CCBA has grown […]

Feb 22, 2024

Shumaker Announces New Partner

Nicholas C.C. Stewart, lawyer in Shumaker’s Charleston office, has been elected a Partner in the firm. Nick has spent his entire legal career representing individuals and businesses in South Carolina with their litigation and dispute needs. He has experience representing construction companies, nursing homes, assisted living f[...]

Jan 30, 2024

Buist Byars & Taylor Adds CRE Partner

Amber N. Mufale has joined Buist Byars & Taylor as a partner in the firm’s commercial real estate department. Her primary focus will be commercial real estate transactions and closings, representing clients in purchases and divestitures, contract negotiation, and title review. She will also handle business entity formation[...]