Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC is pleased to announce partner Rob Tyson has been elected to the Board of Directors of the SC Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association (SCDTAA). (more…)
Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC has been rated as a first-tier metropolitan firm in Best Law Firms, a US News-Best Lawyers publication that recognizes the top practices in the nation.
Sowell Gray was recognized as a Tier One law firm in four areas (more…)
COLUMBIA, SC – Becky Laffitte, a founding member of Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, has been honored as the best in Columbia for her work in product liability litigation, while six of her colleagues at the firm also have been recognized in the same national publication.
The acclaim is in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, an honor that places the Sowell Gray members among the top in their practice areas. (more…)
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC Managing Member Cal Watson has been sworn in as president-elect of the South Carolina Bar, a position that will prepare him to lead the 14,000-member organization in 2014.
Watson has served on the South Carolina Bar Board of Governors since 2009 after previously serving from 1997 to 2000. He served as treasurer in 2012-13 and as secretary in 2011-12. He’s been on the South Carolina Bar’s House of Delegates since 1997. (more…)
COLUMBIA – Bob Horner, an associate with Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, has been admitted to practice law in North Carolina.
Horner joins three other attorneys at Sowell Gray who hold licenses in states in addition to South Carolina: member Grady Beard in Georgia, member Rob Tyson in Mississippi and associate David Dick in Kentucky. (more…)
Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC is pleased to announce six members have been honored by 2013 South Carolina Super Lawyers®.
COLUMBIA, SC – Tina Cundari, a member of Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte LLC, has been elected president-elect of the John Belton O’Neall American Inn of Court. Two other Sowell Gray attorneys currently serve in leadership positions in the organization, which is dedicated to fostering excellence in the legal profession and mentoring young lawyers.
“Tina has served the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court well and will be an outstanding leader,” said Sowell Gray Managing Member Cal Watson, himself a former president of the Inn of Court. (more…)
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Amy L.B. Hill, of counsel with Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, will be awarded the James Petigru Compleat Lawyer Award Silver Medallion at an awards banquet in April.
The University of South Carolina School of Law Alumni Association bestows the honor annually to attorneys who demonstrate outstanding professional and civic accomplishments. (more…)
COLUMBIA, SC – Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC attorney Nicolas L. Haigler has become a member of the board of directors of Kids’ Chance of South Carolina, an organization dedicated to helping children of workers killed or seriously injured on the job continue their educations.
Since 1993, Kids’ Chance has awarded more than $700,000 in scholarships that have helped students continue their educations. (more…)