Associate

E jsmith@sowellgray.com

P (803) 231-7841
F (803) 231-7891
Jasmine focuses her practice in workers' compensation defense. Prior to joining Sowell Gray Robinson, she clerked for both the Honorable John D. Geathers and the Honorable Jasper M. Cureton at the South Carolina Court of Appeals. As a former appellate law clerk and staff attorney, Jasmine offers a valuable perspective on presenting issues before an appellate court. Jasmine is very active in the South Carolina Bar and her community, serving on numerous committees and boards.
  • South Carolina Bar
  • University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2012
    • CALI Award for Excellence in Individual Employment Law
    • CALI Award for Excellence in Criminal Law
  • University of South Carolina Graduate School, Education Specialist in Counselor Education, Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy, 2007
    • Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society
  • University of South Carolina, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, cum laude, 2004
    • Psi Chi Psychology National Honor Society
    • Alpha Lamda Delta Freshman Honor Society

 

  • The Honorable John D. Geathers, South Carolina Court of Appeals (2015-2016)
  • The Honorable Jasper M. Cureton, South Carolina Court of Appeals (2013-2015)

 

  • American Bar Association
    • Membership Board Member, Young Lawyers Division
  • Richland County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar
    • Co-Chair, Leadership Academy Committee (Class of 2016)
    • Law Related Education Committee
    • Communications and Website Redesign Committee
    • Resource Assembly and Website Development Subcommittee Chair, Living Above the Bar Committee
    • Co-Chair, Voices Against Violence Committee, Young Lawyers Division
    • Color of Justice Committee, Young Lawyers Division
  • South Carolina Women Lawyers’ Association
  • South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division President’s Award (2017)
  • South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division Star of the Quarter (2015, 2016)
  • South Carolina Women Lawyers Association Featured Member (August 2015)
  • American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Scholar (2015-2016)
  • “Outstanding Volunteer Group” for shelter refurbishment project implemented as Co-Chair of Voices Against Violence Committee

 

  • CLE Presenter, Vicarious Victimization, 13th Annual Interpersonal Violence Conference (Oct. 2017)
  • Panelist, “Diversity Clerkships,” USC School of Law BLSA (Sept. 2017)
  • Panelist, “Take Charge, Stay Healthy, Stay Balanced,” USC School of Law Orientation (Aug. 2017)
  • CLE Presenter, Maintaining a Healthy Mental, Physical and Social Wellbeing, Women, Work and Wrecked Credit Constitution Day Forum (Sept. 2016)
  • CLE Presenter, Secondary Trauma, Compassion Fatigue, and Burnout: Mental Health for the Attorney (Jan. 2016)
  • Moderator, “So You Want to Retain and Motivate Your Staff?” South Carolina Women Lawyer’s Association (Aug. 2015)
  • Panelist, “Life as a Judicial Law Clerk,” South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division Color of Justice Program (May 2015)
  • Panelist, Admitted Students’ Day, USC School of Law (March 2015)