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February 2017

Richard D. Bybee is pleased to announce his new law firm, the Law Office of Richard D. Bybee, LLC.

January 2017

The Charleston office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP welcomes W. Ford Graham as a lawyer in the corporate and economic incentives/development practices.

YCR Law, is pleased to announce that Catherine Holland Chase and Matthew O. Riddle have been named Partners in the Charleston Office.  Ms. Chase practices primarily in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Appellate, Primary Casualty and Trucking and Transportation Practice Groups.  Mr. Riddle practices primarily in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation and Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Practice Groups.

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that the following five attorneys have been elected as the Firm’s newest members: Christopher T. Colwell, Brandon Gaskins, John E. Slaughter, Christopher D. Tomlinson and Kimberly Easter Zirkle.

Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP announced that Ryan Gilsenan has become a partner in the firm.  Mr. Gilsenan counsels commercial ship owners and insurers in responding to collisions, machinery failure, groundings, cargo damage, longshoreman and seaman claims, as well as MARPOL compliance and investigations, charter party negotiations, and other incidents and disputes. He also practices in general litigation involving construction defects, contracts and product liability.


Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce the addition of attorneys Douglas Pratt-Thomas and Lindsay Smith-Yancey to the Firm’s Charleston office. Pratt-Thomas and Smith-Yancey, formerly of the Charleston firm of Pratt-Thomas Walker, focus their practice in health care professional liability and other insurance defense litigation.

October 2016

Sabrina C. Call has joined The Law Firm of Cynthia Ann O’Dell, P.C. as an associate attorney and will practice primarily estate planning, probate and elder law.

Rosen Hagood is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Nicholson has joined the firm as an associate attorney.  Nicholson practices in the areas of employment law, construction law and litigation, business and commercial litigation, and probate, estate, and trust litigation.

Baker Donelson has significantly expanded its telecommunications practice with the addition of a group of 12 attorneys who focus on the representation of wireless carriers. The attorneys, as well as six paralegals and two other staff who will also join Baker Donelson, were previously with the Pennington Law Firm and are making the move as part of an agreement between the two firms to transfer a majority of Pennington’s wireless communications business to Baker Donelson.

September 2016

Duffy & Young, LLC is pleased to announce that Kara S. Grevey has joined the firm as an Associate.  Duffy & Young, LLC is a law firm focused on civil litigation.

Richard P. Callison announces that Callison Law Firm has relocated to 171 Church Street, Suite 330 in downtown Charleston. All phone numbers and email addresses will remain the same.

McLeod Law Group of Charleston and Columbia is excited to announce H. Cooper Wilson, III has joined the firm.  Cooper graduated from the University of South Carolina Law School in 2007 and has extensive experience in civil litigation.

August 2016

Wilkes Law Firm, P.A., is pleased to announce that Stephen Harrison Williams has joined the firm in its Charleston office. Harrison will be representing the firm’s clients in a variety of civil litigation matters, including professional liability defense, contract claims, construction litigation, product defect litigation, personal injury defense, and intellectual property litigation.

McAngus Goudelock & Courie is pleased to announce the addition of Katherine Colhoun to the firm’s real estate group in the Charleston office. Colhoun practices real estate and probate law, handling both residential and commercial real estate transactions, as well as the preparation of simple estate planning documents.

Britt Kelly is pleased to announce the opening of Kelly Law Firm, LLC at 180 Spring Street in Charleston. Mr. Kelly’s practice is focused on construction defect litigation and the representation of people suffering from bodily injuries.

Smith Moore Leatherwood is pleased to announce the addition of Katie Fowler Monoc to the firm’s litigation team in the Charleston office. Monoc focuses her practice on civil litigation as well as general counsel work, political law, and economic development.