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  • This year YCRLAW is celebrating our 50th year as a law firm.  We know that a law firm is only as good as the community it serves and we at YCRLAW are so grateful to our clients and the Charleston community for our success.  Please watch this video commemorating our firm’s 50th anniversary and consider it a small token of our gratitude for each of you who have made all this possible.

  • Former Judge Paul Garfinkel, the newest member to the YCRLAW team, was a panelist at the Charleston County Bar CLE on April 29. He discussed the importance of civility and explained the proper attire for a courtroom setting.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that D. Jay Davis, Jr., Carol B. Ervin, Wallace G. "Buster" Holland, and Shawn Daughtridge Wallace have been named South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2015.  Also, Christine K. Toporek and Brian L. Quisenberry have been named "Rising Stars" for 2015.

  • Duke R. Highfield, chair of the firm’s Educational Institution Liability, Products Liability, Retail Liability and Trucking and Transportation practice groups, will speak on May 1, 2015 at the ALFA 2015 Transportation Practice Group Seminar in Coronado, California.  ALFA International is a global legal network. With 145 member firms across the globe (80 in the United States), ALFA International is the premier global network of independent law firms whose success is driven by broad, deep, local relationships all over the world.

  • Edward D. Buckley, Jr., chair of the firm’s Construction and Insurance Coverage practice groups, will be a moderator for the annual CLE seminar for Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (SEALI) in Mobile, Alabama on the topic of litigating brain injuries in admiralty.

  • D. Jay Davis, Jr. was asked to present to the Medical University of South Carolina on Dental Malpractice and Risk Management on February 15, 2015.  He has also been asked to be a plenary session speaker at the Annual Meeting of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel speaking on the Disruptive Consequences of a Public Health event in the medical setting. In addition, Jay has been asked by the Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) to serve as the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel liaison to the Medical Liability Committee of the DRI.

  • Wilbur Johnson will be speaking for the National Business Institute at a two-day seminar entitled: “Buying and Selling a Business:  Start to Finish” on February 26 and 27, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Airport.  Wilbur’s topic of discussion will be “HR Due Diligence:  Tips From a Labor and Employment Attorney.”  To register for this seminar click here.

  • Wilbur E. Johnson, Managing Partner, has been elected to serve as the 2015 Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Historic Charleston Foundation.  Established in 1947, the Historic Charleston Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and protect the historical, architectural and material culture that make up Charleston's rich and irreplaceable heritage.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Former 9th Circuit Family Court Judge, the Honorable Paul W. Garfinkel has joined our firm as Special Counsel.  We welcome Judge Garfinkel as the newest member of our Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group.  Judge Garfinkel will offer an array of services to attorneys including as a mediator, arbitrator, and an expert witness in fee dispute cases and quality of representation issues.  For more information on the services Judge Garfinkel may provide or to schedule a mediation, please contact his office at 843-720-5441.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Russell G. Hines and Brandt R. Horton have been named Partners in the Charleston Office.

    Mr. Hines received his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2004 and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001. Mr. Hines practices primarily in the Commercial Litigation and Appellate Practice Group and holds memberships in the Charleston County Bar Association and the South Carolina Bar Association.  He is admitted to practice in South Carolina, North Carolina, the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

    Mr. Horton also received his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2004, and he received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina in 2001.  Mr. Horton practices primarily with the Trucking and Transportation Practice Group and holds memberships in the Charleston County Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division), and the American Bar Association.  He is the Vice Chair of the Trucking Substantive Law Committee in the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association.  He is admitted to practice in South Carolina and the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina.

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