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Law Alumni Council

The Law Alumni Council is comprised of up to 40 members to serve as advocates and promote the Law School as an institution of service to its students, the legal community, the judiciary, and the general public.  The Council also advises the Dean of the School of Law on matters related to career strategy, admissions, reputation of the School of Law, curriculum, alumni relations, and fundraising. 


The Law Alumni Council members are listed in alphabetical order, except for the President. The Law Alumni Council has not named a Vice President for the 2021 – 2022 term.

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    Alysja S. Carlisle '15

    Belk, Inc. – Charlotte, NC

  • Ward Bradley

    James E. "Ward" Bradley '93

    Moore Taylor – Columbia, SC

  • Trey Branham

    Charles "Trey" W. Branham III '99

    Dean Omar Branham Shirley – Dallas, TX

  • Jim Brogdon

    James "Jim" E. Brogdon '77

    Santee Cooper – Moncks Corner, SC

  • Bev Carroll

    Beverly "Bev" A. Carroll '81

    Morton & Gettys – Rock Hill, SC

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    Molly H. Craig '94

    Hood Law Firm, L.L.C. – Charleston, SC

  • David Dukes

     David E. Dukes '84

    Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP – Columbia, SC

  • Curtis Elliott

    W. Curtis Elliott '80

     Culp Elliott & Carpenter, P.L.L.C – Charlotte, NC

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    Ann E. Rice Ervin '09

     Motley Rice, LLC – Charleston, SC

  • Bill Ewing

    William "Bill" P. Ewing '89

    Barnes & Thornburg, LLP – Atlanta, GA

  • Jessica Fisher

    Jessica Fisher '09

    Michelin North America, Inc. – Greenville, SC

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    Donnie Fowler '93

    Tech4America – San Francisco, CA

  • Allan From

    I. Allan From '75

    Howard, Stallings, From, Atkins, Angell & David, P.A. – Raleigh, NC

  • Ben Garren

    C. Benjamin "Ben" Garren, Jr. '87

    International at The Cocca-Cola Company – Atlanta, GA

  • Robert Goings

    Robert Goings '06

    Goings Law Firm, LLC – Columbia, SC

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    Amy L. B. Hill '00

    Gallivan White Boyd – Columbia, SC

  • George Jurch

    George R. Jurch III '93

    Continental – Charlotte, NC

  • Mike Kelly

    Michael "Mike" Kelly '77

    Mike Kelly Law Group – Columbia, SC

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    Luke Kissam '89

    Albermarle Corporation – Charlotte, NC

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    Stephen Long '06

    Baker McKenzie – Dallas, TX

  • Elizabeth Mannion

    Elizabeth Mannion '08

    Santander U.S. – New York, NY

  • Jack McKenzie

    John "Jack" McKenzie '98

    McDonald, McKenzie, Rubin, Miller & Lybrand, L.L.P. – Columbia, SC

  • Theile McVey

    Theile McVey '00

    Kassell McVey – Columbia, SC

  • Scott Moise

    Scott Moise '89

    Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP – Charleston, SC

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    Billy Moore '83

    Moore & VanAllen – Charlotte, NC

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    Valeka Peeples-Dyer '96

    Baker McKenzie – Washington, DC

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    Marvin Quattlebaum '89

    4th District Court of Appeals – Greenville, SC

  • Matthew Roberts

    Matthew Roberts '95

    Nexsen Pruet Board of Directors – Columbia, SC

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    David Ross '88

    SC Bar – Columbia, SC

  • Dan Sanders

    Daniel "Dan" S. Sanders, Jr. '89

    Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP – Greenville, SC

  • Justin Thornton

    Justin A. Thornton '77

    Law Offices of Justin Thornton – Washington, DC

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    Ethan Ware '86

    Williams Mullen – Columbia, SC

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    Bradish "Brad" Waring '78

    Butler Snow – Charleston, SC

  • Cal Watson

    Cal Watson '87

    Robinson Gray – Columbia, SC

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    Ryan Whicker '10

    SYNNEX – Greenville, SC

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    Valerie Williams '94

    Michelin North America, Inc. –Greenville, SC

  • Sheila Willis

    Sheila Willis '11

    Fisher Phillips – Columbia, SC

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    Margaret M. Witten '85



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