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August 7th, 2018

COLUMBIA, SC– The attorneys of Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, are pleased to announce Joshua Hinson has joined the Firm’s Columbia office. Mr. Hinson joins Rogers Townsend from the South Carolina Court of Appeals, where he was law clerk to Chief Judge James E. Lockemy. He is a 2015 graduate of the University of South… Read More


April 13th, 2018

In an appeal arising from the denial of Appellants’ motion to set aside an homeowners’ association (HOA) foreclosure sale, the South Carolina court of appeals affirmed the trial court’s ruling that the Debt Method is the proper method to account for a senior encumbrance. Additionally, the court held that the Respondent Regime’s bid did not… Read More


April 4th, 2018

You service a mortgage loan secured by real property in South Carolina. The loan goes into default. You refer the loan to local foreclosure counsel to review title and then initiate foreclosure proceedings against the property. Bad news: your attorney informs you that the county tax collector previously sold the property at a tax sale… Read More


March 21st, 2018

I hope you have registered for this year’s DRI Construction Law Seminar at the Hilton Nashville Downtown from April 25-27, 2018. For those young lawyers planning to attend, please join us for the Young Lawyer’s Dinner on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, beginning at 7:30pm, at Southern Steak & Oyster, 150 3rd Avenue South STE 110… Read More


March 5th, 2018

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that Kara Bailey Hamilton has been selected to receive a Leadership in Law Award from SC Lawyers Weekly. Practicing in Columbia, Kara is an associate on Rogers Townsend’s Business Banking and Professional Practices team. She advises and assists commercial developer clients with projects… Read More


March 5th, 2018

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2018, R. Bryan Barnes, Stuart M. Lee, and J. Geoffrey Osborn will serve on the Firm’s Executive Committee. Elected by Rogers Townsend’s shareholders on December 20, 2017, the three attorneys will lead the strategic direction of the Firm. Mr.… Read More


March 5th, 2018

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that shareholder Joshua A. Bennett is one of three lawyers selected to receive a Silver Compleat Lawyer award from the University of South Carolina School of Law. He will be recognized with other honorees on April 19 in Columbia. Josh focuses his practice… Read More


August 4th, 2017

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that shareholder Joshua A. Bennett has been named to the American Bar Association’s Top 40 Young Lawyers. The ABA’s “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” provides recognition for lawyers under the age of 36 who exemplify a broad range of high… Read More


July 19th, 2017

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that W. Verne McGough, Jr., has joined the Firm’s Columbia office. Mr. McGough handles estate planning, trust and probate matters, represents individuals and businesses in tax controversy and tax collection matters, and assists professionals and small businesses in tax efficient corporate planning and… Read More


July 17th, 2017

COLUMBIA, SC – Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that attorney  John J. Hearn, a shareholder in the Firm’s Columbia office, was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the American Legal & Financial Network (ALFN). The ALFN is a professional organization comprised of members of the residential mortgage banking and legal… Read More


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