Eight University of South Carolina School of Law alumni and Turner Padget Graham & Laney, PA lawyers were recognized as South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2017, including:
John S. Wilkerson, III (1979)
Reginald W. Belcher (1996)
J. Kenneth Carter, Jr. (1989)
Catherine H. Kennedy (1981)
Lanneau Wm. Lambert, Jr. (1981)
Thomas C. Salane (1974)
J. René Josey (1985)
R. Wayne Byrd (1975)
Daniel J. Westbrook (1989) received the Arthur Von Briesen Award from the National Legal Aid & Defender Association in December 2016.
John F. Kuppens (1989), a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Columbia office, was elected as the first vice president of DRI — The Voice of the Defense Bar.
Elizabeth Scott Moise (1989), Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP (Charleston), was elected in September 2015 to a three year term on the My Carolina Alumni Association Board of Governors