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  • Serving the underserved: Pamela D. Robinson’s outstanding pro bono impact

    Pamela D. Robinson’s efforts to extend justice for all knows no bounds. Throughout her career as founder and director of the University of South Carolina School of Law’s Pro Bono Program – the nation’s first voluntary pro bono law school program –, Robinson has demonstrated her commitment to service through work with her students and the South Carolina Bar time and time again.

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  • A Statement from the South Carolina Bar

    The South Carolina Bar condemns the violence and other unlawful actions that occurred on Jan. 6, 2021 at the United States Capitol that interfered with the Congressional certification of the Electoral College vote. As lawyers we are dedicated to safeguarding equal justice and the rule of law. The South Carolina Bar Constitution provides, “The pur¬poses of the Bar shall be to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Con¬sti¬tu¬tion of the State of South Caro¬li-na; to pro¬tect, and maintain re¬spect for, rep¬re¬sen¬ta¬tive gov¬ern¬ment…” We will work tirelessly within our state and communities to uphold the Constitution and protect and maintain the utmost respect for representative government.

    Posted in: Lawyers None

  • Michael Polk named SC Bar 2020 Solo and Small Firm Award winner

    The South Carolina Bar Solo and Small Firm Section has named Michael “Mike” Polk of Columbia as the recipient of its 2020 Solo and Small Firm Section Award in recognition of his service to the community and outstanding leadership.

    Posted in: Lawyers Solo and Small Firm Section, Awards

  • River Bluff and Palmetto Academy named champions in We the People competition

    River Bluff High School of Lexington and Palmetto Academy of Myrtle Beach won the South Carolina Bar’s We the People competition held on December 3. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the competition was held virtually.

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  • Website scheduled for maintenance

    We will be performing site maintenance on beginning at 8 a.m. Dec. 15. During this time website login and purchasing may be disrupted. You will still be able to access information and the directory.

    Posted in: Lawyers None, Announcements