Third-year student Mary Willis to be published in BYU Education and Law Journal

Mary Willis, a third-year student at the University of South Carolina School of Law, will be published in the 2016 issue of the Brigham Young University Education and Law Journal, ranked as the top education law journal in the United States, according to the Washington and Lee Law Journals Rankings Project (http://lawlib.wlu.edu/LJ/index.aspx). Titled “Utilizing Prosecutorial […]

Second year law student’s article published in Tennessee Bar Journal

Ben Welch, a second year student at the University of South Carolina School of Law, co-authored an article featured in the February 2015 issue of the Tennessee Bar Journal. Titled “Concubines, Dead Partners and the Standard of Clear and Convincing Evidence,” the piece questions why the clear and convincing standard is the burden of proof […]

Lindsay A. Wilburn named editor-in-chief of ABA Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Journal

Lindsay A. Wilburn, a second year student at the University of South Carolina School of Law, was selected to serve as editor-in-chief of the ABA Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Journal. Previously a staff member of the Journal, Wilburn twice received the Golden Spade Award for excellence in editing. “I am extremely honored to […]

Rosanne Sullivan named editor-in-chief of Journal of Law and Education

Rosanne R. G. Sullivan,­­ a second year student at the University of South Carolina School of Law, has been named editor-in-chief of Volume 44-45 of the Journal of Law and Education. “I am honored to have been chosen as editor-in-chief,” said Sullivan. “I look forward to working closely with Professor Josie Brown and my colleagues on the […]

Magna Carta: A Legacy 800 Years in the Making

The University of South Carolina School of Law and the University Libraries announce the 2015 Benjamin Adger Hagood Lecture, “Magna Carta: A Legacy 800 Years in the Making,” presented by Professor A. E. Dick Howard of the University of Virginia School of Law. Howard’s lecture will be given Tuesday, April 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections […]

Mock Trial Team Wins TYLA Regional Competition

The University of South Carolina School of Law Mock Trial team claimed another victory on Feb. 1, 2015. Third-year students Monica Bracey and Steven Luckie and second-year Morgan Barham, along with teams from 14 law schools in North and South Carolina and Georgia, competed in the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) Region 5 National Trial […]

Law students celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” These are the words of Martin Luther King, Jr. that members of the Honorable Matthew J. Perry chapter of the Black Law Students Association took to heart in their celebration of the King Holiday. The student members started their celebration of […]

Pam Robinson Receives SCWLA Foundation’s 2014 Martha B. Dicus Award

High heels and Birkenstocks—those are the philosophical shoes that University of South Carolina School of Law’s Pam Robinson, Pro Bono program director, feels honored to fill. An outstanding example of both confidence and modesty in the area of public service, it is no surprise that Robinson received the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association (SCWLA) Foundation’s […]

Breaking Ground…

It was standing room only as more than 400 law alumni, faculty and students gathered at the corner of Bull and Senate streets on Friday (Sept. 26) to celebrate the groundbreaking of a new home for the University of South Carolina’s School of Law. “I know that if you’d not seen this day with your […]

School of Law welcomes visitor from The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn

This September, the University of South Carolina School of Law welcomes to Columbia The Honourable Sir Stephen Silber, recently retired Justice of the High Court of Justice of England and Wales and the sitting Treasurer of The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn. While here, Sir Stephen will visit the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court, […]