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Joseph F. Rice School of Law

Dean's Circle Society Members

Thank you to our Dean’s Circle Society members who contributed $1,000 or more to the University of South Carolina School of Law during the fiscal year of July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022. The School of Law is grateful for the generosity of the individuals, corporations and foundations who continue to support our talented students.

Please note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the listing. If errors or omissions have occurred, we express our sincerest apologies. To correct our records, please contact us.

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Mr. and Mrs. Matthew A. Abee '13

Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Adams '95

Mr. Craig Aguiar 

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation        

American College of Trial Lawyers          

American Endowment Foundation         

American Online Giving Foundation       

The Honorable Joseph F. Anderson Jr. '75

Anonymous Anonymous            

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry A. Argenzio-West '76

Bank of America Charitable Gift Fund     

Mr. Benjamin A. Barnhill '01

Mr. Mike Beck and Mrs. Avryl Beck        

The Honorable William L. Bethea Jr. and The Honorable Paula H. Bethea '69

Prof. Derek W. Black and Mrs. Claire S. Raj         

Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Bledsoe Jr. '89

Mr. John M. Bleecker Jr. and Mrs. Judy Bleecker '60

Boeing Company           

Mr. and Mrs. Allen M. Bogan '04

Mr. and Mrs. William C. Boyd    

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Boyd     

Prof. Frank L. Boyle and Ms. Susan B. Boyle '74

Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Branham III '99

Brooks Family Foundation         

LCDR and Mrs. Karl O. Burnett '01

Mr. and Mrs. William C. Burns III '06

Ms. Katharine I. Butler   

The Honorable and Mrs. Timothy M. Cain '86

Mr. John P. Cardillo and Ms. Linda B. Cardillo '68

Mr. and Mrs. James J. Carlisle '15

Mr. Jim L. Carroll           

Ms. Beverly A. Carroll '81

Catawba Properties       

Mr. and Mrs. Marvin J. Caughman '80

Central Carolina Community Foundation            

Dr. Floyd L. Angus and The Honorable Julianna M. Childs '91

Coastal Community Foundation 

The Honorable and Mrs. Joseph D. Cole '76

Collins & Lacy, P.C.        

The Committee to Elect Todd Rutherford           

Community Foundation of Greenville, Inc.          

The Honorable and Mrs. Thomas W. Cooper Jr. '73

Mrs. Mary Jane Cowden            

Mr. James H. Byrum and Mrs. Mary E. Crum '73

Dorothy D. Smith Charitable Foundation 

The Honorable and Mrs. William S. Duffey Jr. '77

Mr. and Mrs. David E. Dukes '84

Mr. Brian Dumas and Mrs. Denise N. Dumas '81

Prof. Lisa A. Eichhorn    

Ms. Mary C. Eldridge '16

Mr. and Mrs. David T. Evrard '79

Mrs. Judith J. Felix         

Fidelity Charitable         

Ms. Eleanor L. Foster '95

Mr. Donald L. Fowler Jr. '93

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth H. Fox     

Mr. and Mrs. William W. Fox '92

Mr. John D. Frick '03

Mr. Israel A. From '75

Mr. Barry B. George '71

Mr. Edward V. Glenn     

Mr. Kevin H. Good and Ms. Lynn C. Palmer '77

The Honorable and Mrs. Perry H. Gravely '86

Ms. Elizabeth V. Gray '76

Mr. and Mrs. James C. Gray Jr. '79

Greenville County Bar Association          

Mr. Daniel S. Haltiwanger and Dr. Adriana M. Haltiwanger '98

Mr. Steven W. Hamm and Dr. Debra W. Hamm '77

Hanson Law Firm, P. A.  

Mr. and Mrs. Mason B. Hardy '00

Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Harris '01

Mr. and Mrs. James C. Harrison Jr. '68

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, PA     

Molly Heines     

Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd I. Hendricks '68

Mr. and Mrs. William O. Higgins '84

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew B. Hill '00

The Hobbs Foundation  

Mr. John M. Hoefer and Ms. Ashley M. Hoefer '84

Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Horger '75

Mr. Gedney M. Howe III '73

Prof. and Mrs. F. Patrick Hubbard          

The Honorable and Mrs. William C. Hubbard '77

The Honorable and Mrs. Thomas L. Hughston Jr.  '68

Mr. and Mrs. George D. Jebaily '82

Dr. Herbert A. Johnson and Ms. Jane M. Johnson            

Mr. Issac Samuel L. Johnson and Ms. Doris W. Johnson '68

Mr. William R. Johnson '05

Mr. John M. Jones '87

The Honorable and Mrs. Richard A. Jones Jr. '72

Ms. Gail E. Jordan '69

Mr. and Mrs. George R. Jurch III '93

Mr. John D. Kassel and Ms. Patricia C. Kassel '85

Mr. and Mrs. Craig N. Killen '91

Mr. and Mrs. Peter D. Korn        

Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Krauss   

Mr. and Mrs. Don L. Kristinik III '92

The Honorable and Mrs. John R. Kuhn '95

Mr. and Mrs. John F. Kuppens '89

Prof. Philip T. Lacy and Ms. Elizabeth A. Carpentier         

Ms. Rebecca Laffitte '83

Mr. and Mrs. Lanneau W. Lambert Jr. '81

Mr. and Mrs. Leroy F. Laney '91

Law Office of Kenneth E. Berger 

Mr. and Mrs. John T. Lay Jr. '91

Ms. Athena Leventis 

Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Lightsey   

The Honorable James E. Lockemy '74

Mr. and Mrs. James B. Lybrand Jr. '78   

Ms. Teresa E. MacGillivray '89

Mr. Mark Mannion and Mrs. Elizabeth R. Mannion '08

The Honorable and Mrs. W. Bristow Marchant Sr.  '80

The Honorable Sylvia A. Matthews '86

Mr. Gregory Yancey and Ms. Rebekah K. Maxwell           

McAngus Goudelock & Courie, L.L.C.      

Mr. Clifford C. McBride and Ms. Suzanne U. McBride '88

Mrs. Johann M. McCrackin '57

Ms. Linda C. McDonald '79

Mr. William P. McElveen Jr. and Ms. Tammy H. McElveen '84

Mr. and Mrs. J. Thomas McGrath '66

Mr. Robert A. McKenzie Jr. and Mrs. Sally A. McKenzie   

Mr. and Mrs. John F. McKenzie '98

Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. McKenzie '66

Mr. and Mrs. Ian D. McVey '00

Prof. S. A. Medlin          

Prof. and Mrs. S. Alan Medlin '79

Ms. Brandy B. Milazzo '01

Mr. Bailey A. Crump and Ms. Elizabeth S. Moise '89

Mr. Robert D. Moseley Jr. and Ms. Robin Y. Moseley '91

Motley Rice LLC 

Mr. Edward W. Mullins Jr. '59

Mr. and Mrs. Ken Murrah          

Mr. Robert C. Wilson and Ms. Sara Najjar-Wilson  '69

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP            

NEO Philanthropy Inc    

New York University      

Mr. Everette H. Newman and Ms. Beverly C. Newman '65

Nexsen Pruet Accounting Department   

Mr. Walter O. Nisbet IV 

Mr. Paul B. Nix Jr. '80

The Owen Foundation   

Mr. Venugopalakrishna Polavarapu        

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew T. Richardson '98

Richardson, Plowden & Robinson, P.A.   

Rikard & Protopapas Legal Group          

Robert W. Baird and Company   

Mr. Edward C. Roberts and Ms. Beverley H. Means  '62

Mr. and Mrs. Harmon H. Rogers '54

Mr. and Mrs. Hyman S. Rubin Jr. '70

The Honorable and Mrs. John M. Rucker '69

S. C. Bar Foundation, Inc.           

Mr. Timothy A. Crowell and Ms. Patricia M. Sabalis '81

Sanders Family Foundation        

SC Bar Foundation         

Mr. Matthew C. Scalise and Mrs. Marian W. Scalise '94

Mr. Michael A. Scardato '78

Schwab Charitable Fund 

Mr. Ronald C. Scott and Ms. Debra W. Scott '76

Prof. and Mrs. Joseph A. Seiner  

Mr. James W. Sheedy and Mrs. Elizabeth E. Sheedy '82

Mr. Robert J. Sheheen '68

Mr. John S. Simmons '87

Mr. and Mrs. James E. Smith Sr. 

Patricia T. Smith, Esq. '75

The Honorable and Mrs. George M. Smith Jr. '93

Smith | Robinson          

The Honorable Carl L. Solomon and Ms. Takisha J. Solomon '94

South Carolina Association for Justice    

South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association        

South Carolina Bar        

South Carolina Black Lawyers Association           

Mr. and Mrs. Thornwell F. Sowell III '76

The Spartanburg County Foundation      

Mrs. Eve M. Stacey '79

The Honorable and Mrs. Harold S. Stilwell '61

Prof. Seth W. Stoughton            

Edward Stravitz and Mrs. Joyce Stravitz  

Sunset Real Estate Partners, LLC 

The Blackbaud Giving Fund        

Mr. Robert B. Thompson           

Tides Foundation          

Mr. Frank A. Volpe and Ms. Christy A. Tinnes '98

Mr. and Mrs. William T. Toal '68

Mrs. Kali A. Turner Esquire '92

Twenge and Twombley 

United Way of the Midlands      

US District Court           

Vanguard Charitable     

The Honorable and Mrs. Jerry D. Vinson Jr. '85

Mr. Michael J. Virzi and Ms. Anna A. Virzi '00

The Honorable John C. von Lehe Jr. '68

W. Rudolph & Helen Jacobs Carter Charitable Foundation           

Mr. Clinton G. Wallace  

Mr. Ethan R. Ware and Ms. Kay F. Ware '86

Mr. Bradish J. Waring and Ms. Amelia S. Waring '77

Wateree Dreams Foundation     

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Watson '87

Prof. James F. Flanagan and Ms. Katherine Wells '91

The Honorable and Mrs. Thadeous H. Westbrook III '99

Mr. Matthew W. Couvillion and Ms. Elizabeth R. Whicker '10

Mr. and Mrs. John B. White Jr. '75

Mrs. L Patricia W. Whitener '85

Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Wilcox Sr.  '81

Ms. Robbin L. Wilder '17

Mr. and Mrs. Donald B. Wildman '74

Mr. Joshua R. Williams and Mrs. Julie Yip-Williams '02

Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Willis '81

Mr. Mitchell M. Willoughby and Ms. Betty J. Willoughby '75

Mrs. Tommie H. Wingate           

Ms. Denise C. Yarborough '91

Mr. and Mrs. David M. Yokel '84

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