Calendar

Law School for Non-Lawyers

February 22nd, 2018

Florence-Darlington Technical College
2715 W Lucas Street
Florence, SC 29501

The SC Bar Public Services Division is sponsoring “Law School for Non-Lawyers,” a program that gives the public an overview of our legal system and insight into common legal problems. The series is on Thursday evenings, Feb. 22 through April 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Florence-Darlington Technical College. The deadline to enroll is Tuesday, Feb. 20 at noon.

Read More >>

Brews and News

February 22nd, 2018

Columbia Craft Brewing Company
520 Green Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Join the YLD for their 2nd installment of “Brews and News.” This event will be a networking opportunity for young professionals across the midlands and have various speakers on current issues facing South Carolina (within the legal field and beyond).

This happy hour features Kenny Berger, a Columbia native who started his own firm, the Law Office of Kenneth E. Berger. He will talk about “Personal Branding and How to Bring in Business to your Firm.”

Read More >>

Women as Agents of Change in Rule of Law

February 22nd, 2018

UofSC School of Law
1525 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29208

The struggle for peace, justice, human rights and equality continues in much of the world, and women are increasingly serving as formidable change agents. On February 21-22, 2018, the Rule of Law Collaborative will host a symposium to examine the strategies women have employed from around the globe to effect change in the rule of law. 6.5 CLE Credits are offered for the symposium on February 22.

Read More >>

Aiken Cinderella Project Boutique

February 24th, 2018

Millbrook Baptist - Aiken
223 S Aiken Blvd SE
Aiken, SC 29803

Looking for a prom dress? Come shop with the Cinderella Project! Dresses, jewelry and shoes are available for free to high school students with a valid high school ID! Want to donate your gently-used items? These locations are collecting items up to February 14:
Second Circuit Solicitor’s Office (109 Park Avenue SE, Aiken)
WJBF News Channel 6 (1336 Augusta West Parkway, Augusta 30909)

Read More >>

An Evening In the Islands

February 24th, 2018

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island
130 Shipyard Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Lowcountry Legal Volunteer’s premier (fun!) gala with steel drums, tropical delights, fabulous auction, dancing and more! Sponsor opportunities available now and tickets available soon!

Read More >>

Greenwood Cinderella Project Boutique

February 24th, 2018

Main Street United Methodist Church
211 Main St N
Greenwood, SC 29646

Looking for a prom dress? Come shop with the Cinderella Project! Dresses, jewelry and shoes will be available at no cost to high school students with a valid high school ID!

Want to donate your gently-used items? These locations are accepting items until February 14:
Two Timers Consignment Shop (115 – E Hampton Avenue, Hampton Place Shopping Center)
McDonald, Patrick, Poston, Hemphill & Roper, LLC (414 Main Street)
Hawthorne Merrill Law, LLC (410 Main Street)
Westside Cleaners (1224 Highway 72 West)
Hite & Stone, Attorneys at Law (100 E Pickens Street, Abbeville 29620)
Powers Law, LLC (215 Park Avenue)
Sunny 103.5 FM and Rejoice 1090 (210 Montague Avenue)

 

 

Read More >>

Hunger is Crockpot

March 5th, 2018

UofSC School of Law
Perrin Lobby
1525 Senate Street, Columbia SC 29208

Join The University of South Carolina School of Law’s Pro Bono Program for their annual Chili Cook Off. The event will support Richland County CASA and take place from 12:30 – 2:00 at the law school!

Read More >>

2020 Vision

March 6th, 2018

Columbia College - Breed Leadership Center
1301 Columbia College Drive
Columbia, SC 29203

Midlands Mediation Center is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a festive Friend-Raising Luncheon on March 6. Old, new and future friends are invited to come to this free, one-hour luncheon to hear about our formation, the impact we are making today and how mediation continues to evolve.

Read More >>

“Commitment to Justice” Award Reception

March 8th, 2018

Francis Marion Hotel
387 King Street
Charleston, SC 29403

On Thursday, March 8th, the Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation will honor Judge Bernard Fielding with its 2018 “Commitment to Justice” Award at the Francis Marion Hotel from 5:30-8:00PM. Full bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres and a wonderful program!

Read More >>

Orangeburg Cinderella Project Boutique

March 10th, 2018

Catch the Vision International
1425 Russell St
Orangeburg, SC 29115

Looking for a prom dress? Come shop with the Cinderella Project! Dresses, jewelry and shoes will be available at no cost to high school students with a valid high school ID!

Want to donate your gently-used items? These locations are accepting items until February 28:
Orangeburg County Solicitor’s Office (Basement of the Courthouse, 121 Docket Street)
Avinger Law Firm (8829 Old Number Six Highway, Santee 29142)
TRMC Canteen (3000 St. Matthews Road)

 

Read More >>

Anderson Cinderella Project Boutique

March 24th, 2018

Anderson County Library
300 N McDuffie St
Anderson, SC 29621

Looking for a prom dress? Come shop with the Cinderella Project! Dresses, jewelry and shoes will be available at no cost to high school students with a valid high school ID!

Want to donate your gently-used items?
Donations will be accepted through March 22 at:
McIntosh Sherard Sullivan & Brousseau (300 N McDuffie Street)
Movement Mortgage (4107 Liberty Highway)
Thomason & Pracht, LLP (303 E Greenville Street)
Anderson Mall (Management Office 3131 N Main Street)
blake & brady boutique (140 N Main Street)

Read More >>

National Legal Mentoring Conference

April 12th, 2018

School of Law
University of South Carolina
1525 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29208

Mentoring is the cornerstone to a successful career. The Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Center on Professionalism presents their annual National Legal Mentoring Conference. Save your spot and join leaders of mentoring in the legal profession from law firms, law schools, bars, and courts to participate in this timely national conversation about mentoring.

Read More >>

Transitions Fundraiser Dinner

May 6th, 2018

2400 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29205

Local chefs Sarah Simmons and Russell Jones have joined forces to co-host A Chefs’ Feast 2018, benefiting Transitions. This limited-seating fixed-menu dinner, presented by Synovus Bank, will be hosted by Chef Jones at his restaurant, Tallulah. Guests will enjoy a five-course dinner served by Chef Simmons and a star-studded line-up of nationally acclaimed chefs.

Read More >>