Ronald C. Scott (1976) was honored with the Order of the Palmetto by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster in October 2017.
John E. Cuttino (1982), H. Mills Gallivan (1976) and John T. Lay (1991) of Gallivan White Boyd now serve as presidents of all three major defense bar organizations simultaneously.
Six University of South Carolina School of Law alumni and Sowell Gray Robinson Stepp & Laffitte, LLC lawyers were recognized as South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2017, including:
Betsy Gray (1976)
Becky Lafitte (1983)
Biff Sowell (1976)
Bobby Stepp (1977)
Monty Todd (1982)
Cal Watson (1987)
Douglas Pratt-Thomas (1976) joined Rogers, Townsend & Thomas, PC in January 2017.
H. Mills Gallivan (1976), Gallivan White & Boyd, was named president-elect of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel in September 2015.