News & Notes
Veteran Access to Justice Symposium
On Friday, December 9, the Center will host a symposium on the delivery of legal services to veterans through medical-legal partnerships, veterans treatments courts, and veterans legal clinics. Speakers include Linda Klein, president of the ABA, and a keynote address by Leigh A. Bradley, general counsel for the Department of Veteran Affairs.
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Agency General Counsel Roundtable
The Agency General Counsel Roundtable met on Friday, October 28 to discuss "Procurement: Pointers for State Agency General Counsel." Keith McCook, General Counsel, State Fiscal Accountability Authority, led the discussion. The next meeting of the Agency General Counsel Roundtable will be January 12, 2017, when Val Valenta, General Counsel, South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, will lead a review of pending legislation affecting state agencies.
3L Mentoring Kick-off
The Center and the Young Lawyers Division of the South Carolina Bar kicked off their 3L mentoring program with a reception for students and mentors at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough on September 8.
ABA White Papers on the Future of Legal Services
The ABA Commission on the Future of Legal Services has partnered with the Center and the South Carolina Law Review to publish a collection of 16 white papers about the future of legal services. Topics include online dispute resolution, legal startups, law firm incubators, medical-legal partnerships, and global lawyer regulation. Order your copy today!