Nine of Sowell Gray Robinson’s attorneys have been named 2018 South Carolina Super Lawyers®, and five additional lawyers were selected as 2018 South Carolina “Rising Stars.” Of those employees, seven Super Lawyers and four Rising Stars are University of South Carolina alumni.
• Betsy Gray (1976)
• Becky Laffitte (1983)
• Bill Metzger (1989)
• Biff Sowell (1976)
• Bobby Stepp (1977)
• Monty Todd (1982)
• Cal Watson (1987)
• Ben Gooding (2012)
• Paul Hoefer (2008)
• Alexis Lindsay (2009)
• Michael Montgomery (2006)
M. Malissa Burnette (1977) listed in Super Lawyers 2018.
Allison Sullivan (2005) has been named a South Carolina Rising Star.
Marti Bluestein (1993) – a founding partner of Bluestein Attorneys – has been recognized as one of the South Carolina Super Lawyers®.
Three partners at Callison Tighe and Robinson are included in the newest edition of Super Lawyers, an annual guide to the nation’s attorneys. Michael Tighe (1964), Demetri “Jim” Koutrakos (1996) and Wm. Bert Brannon (1991) all were selected for Super Lawyers 2018.
Julie L. Moore (2009) Duffy & Young LLC, was elected shareholder in April.
Of the ten recipients of this year’s Columbia Metropolitan Magazine’s Capital Young Professional Award, four are School of Law alums:
- Lindsay Joyner (2010)
- Mary Cothonneau Eldridge (2016)
- Tripp Rush (2013)
- Lyndey Zwing (2012)
Superior Court Judge Brian J. Amero (1994), Flint Judicial Circuit, McDonough, will become Secretary-Treasurer of the Council of Superior Court Judges of Georgia on May 1, 2018.
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that partners H. Michael Bowers (1975) and J. Bennett Crites, III (2003) have been selected for inclusion in 2018 South Carolina Super Lawyers®.