News & Notes
JOE Deadline: January 27
It's time to sign up for this year's Judicial Observation and Experience (JOE) program. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to intern with a judge for two weeks this summer. Applications are available from the Career Services office. Questions? Please contact Sharon Williams, email@example.com, 777-8390.
Agency General Counsel Roundtable
The Agency General Counsel Roundtable met at the law school on January 12 to discuss pending and proposed legislation affecting state agencies. Val Valenta, General Counsel, South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, moderated the discussion with assistance from Laura Bayne and Phil Porter.
Veteran Access to Justice Symposium
On Friday, December 9, the Center hosted a symposium on the delivery of legal services to veterans through medical-legal partnerships, veterans treatments courts, and veterans legal clinics. Speakers included 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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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!
- Jan 27
Deadline for JOE applications
- Feb 8
Advisory Board Meeting, 12–1:30 p.m.