Remembering William J. Quirk

William J. Quirk, a beloved law professor, prolific writer, revered intellectual, and the most senior active faculty member at the University of South Carolina School of Law, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in Columbia, SC, after a lengthy illness.  He was 80 years old. Born in Orange, New Jersey, Professor Quirk was […]

Colin Miller named associate dean for faculty development

Colin Miller, an associate professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law, has been promoted to associate dean for faculty development, effective July 1. Miller replaces Lisa Eichhorn, who served in the position since 2012 and will return to teaching. “Colin’s personality and natural interest in helping colleagues makes him a perfect fit […]

Jaclyn Cherry named interim associate dean for academic affairs

Jaclyn Cherry, an associate professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law, has been selected to serve as interim associate dean for academic affairs beginning July 16.  The appointment comes as the School of Law bids farewell to Danielle Holley-Walker, who served in this position for the past three years, and is leaving […]

Assoc. Prof. Marcia Yablon-Zug Highlighted in USC Times

As a tribute to 25 years in print the USC Times invited 25 distinguished members of the University of South Carolina community to share their personal achievements, advice and first impressions of Carolina in their January 2014 issue. Among those recognized was Associate Professor Marcia A. Yablon-Zug. Highlighted for 2007, Zug said of her experience, “One […]

Remembering Steve Morrison

Today, the University of South Carolina School of Law mourns the loss of a distinguished alumnus, an accomplished attorney, and an inspiring adjunct faculty member. Stephen G. Morrison, class of 1975, unexpectedly passed away on October 27. A partner at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, Morrison practiced in the areas of technology and litigation, business […]

Four USC Law professors awarded tenure

Four University of South Carolina School of Law professors were awarded tenure by the University of South Carolina Board of Trustees on June 17–with three of those also receiving a promotion to the rank of associate professor. Josie F. Brown, a Harvard Law graduate, joined the Law School on a full time basis in 2004 […]