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  • YCRLAW is honored to announce that our law firm has received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2020 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”. This Tier 1 ranking was determined from the firm’s overall evaluation, which was derived from a combination of factors including clients’ feedback and the high regard that lawyers in other firms in the same practice areas have for the firm.

  • YCRLAW is honored that Managing Partner Wilbur E. Johnson has served as the International African American Museum board chair and that ground was broken for the IAAM not 100 yards from YCRLAW’s offices last week. The Post & Courier covered this historic event.  YCRLAW is grateful for Wilbur’s leadership at the firm and in the community.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Alexandra J. Ginsburg has joined the firm as our newest associate.  Alex will practice primarily in the firm’s Professional Liability practice group.  Before coming to YCRLAW, Alex worked as an Assistant Solicitor in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Solicitor’s Office, during which time she handled a varied caseload and tried numerous cases to jury verdict.  She was also the Animal Abuse prosecutor for Charleston County and still serves on the Anti-Cruelty Committee for the Charleston Animal Society. While in law school at the University of Tennessee College of Law, Alex won several CALI awards, including Trial Advocacy. She also clerked with the United States Attorney Office in both Chattanooga and Knoxville, Tennessee. She also was an adjunct professor at the College of Charleston and taught Criminal Justice.

  • On behalf of YCRLAW, thank you to all of our clients for putting your trust in us for another year.  To read our firm’s 2019 update, click here.


  • YCRLAW partner Catherine H. Chase will speak on the topic of “Legal Ethics Online and In Social Media: What every attorney needs to know and what litigation attorneys need to know” at the Charleston School of Law on October 24.  To learn more, please email Michael Abro at mabro@charlestonlaw.edu.

  • The following YCRLAW attorneys have been selected as part of the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©:

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Chandler D. Rowh has joined YCRLAW as an associate.  Chandler graduated from USC School of Law with honors in 2018 and then worked as a law clerk for the Honorable Maite Murphy, Circuit Court Judge.   Chandler will practice primarily in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Appeals practice group.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Zachary M. Kern has joined the firm as an associate.  Zach will practice mainly in the firm’s Employment & Labor Law practice group. Prior to joining YCRLAW, Zach served as law clerk to the Honorable Daniel D. Hall in the 16th Judicial Circuit.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that E. Courtney Gruber is now a Certified Circuit Court Mediator, concentrating in Workers’ Compensation cases.  Courtney is a partner in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation practice group and is an AV rated attorney.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Mallory E. Molony has joined the firm as our newest associate.  Mallory will practice primarily in the firm’s Trucking & Transportation practice group.  Mallory graduated from the Charleston School of Law in 2018, and she served as a law clerk for the Charleston County Public Defender’s Office and as a legal intern for One 80 Place.