COLUMBIA, SC – January 6, 2009 – D. Reece Williams III, partner at Columbia, SC based Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLP, was recently featured in Irish America Magazine’s “Stars of the South” tribute.
Designed for Irish Americans interested in their heritage, Irish America magazine features politics, Irish history, culture and interviews with prominent Irish Americans. The “Stars of the South” feature paid tribute to prominent Irish contributions to the southern United States. Williams was noted for his long history of legal accomplishments as well as his civic altruism. Along with Williams, there were honorees from Atlanta, Virginia, Miami and Washington, D.C. as well as representatives from Irish and British government agencies. In a ceremony held in October, Williams paid tribute to the role his ancestors played in the American Revolution.
In addition to this honor, Mr. Williams was elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates in 1989, an organization whose membership is restricted to lawyers who have completed at least 50 jury trials. More recently, Williams received the University of South Carolina James Petigru Compleat Lawyer award for professional excellence in 2001.
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Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC began in 1947. The firm now consists of fourteen attorneys whose practice areas include trials and appeals in all state and federal courts; litigation; commercial real estate transactions and real estate development; business organization, development and transactions; employment law and employee benefits; workers compensation; local government law and government litigation; alternative dispute resolution; appellate practice; and wealth management. The firm also has a major title insurance defense practice, representing both insurers and insured in litigation.
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