Tips From a Former Law Clerk: How to Write Persuasively Without Coming Unhinged

As lawyers, we sometimes get wrapped up in a case and forget to take a step back prior to submitting court filings.  What can happen as a result, particularly in contentious cases, is that sarcasm and petty remarks somehow find their way into our briefs.  But avoiding the temptation to pull out the boxing gloves […]

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Helping students learn the importance of their vote

20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorneys Lisle Traywick and Jasmine Smith Helping students learn why voting matters Why did you choose this project? Voting matters, but not everyone realizes it. We wanted to help young citizens understand the importance of every vote. It was a great experience for the students and they came away with a […]

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Lisle Traywick joins Sowell Gray as an associate

COLUMBIA, SC – Vordman Carlisle “Lisle” Traywick, III has joined Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC as an associate. A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Lisle graduated cum laude from Wofford College in 2011, receiving his bachelor’s degree in government with a concentration in political thought and a minor in economics.  In 2014, he earned his Juris […]

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