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This seminar meets the requirements of the Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 6.0 hours, including 0.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
JEFFREY M. CRUDUP is a partner with Clarkson Walsh & Coulter PA, where he focuses his practice on complex civil cases involving automobile and motor carrier accidents and commercial litigation. He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, and South Carolina. Mr. Crudup is a member of the State Bar of Massachusetts, State Bar of New York, State Bar of Rhode Island and the State Bar of South Carolina. He earned his B.A. degree from Williams College and his J.D. degree from Boston College Law School. (Greenville and North Charleston locations)
CHRISTOPHER T. DORSEL practices in the area of civil litigation and has tried more than 40 jury trials in state and federal courts on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Dorsel currently works at Senn Legal, LLC in Charleston, South Carolina, and his practice is split between representing plaintiffs in personal injury claims and defending state and local governmental agencies in civil lawsuits. He is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in South Carolina, as well as in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Dorsel earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of South Carolina Honors College and his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. (North Charleston location)
DANIEL FARNSWORTH is the founder and managing member of Farnsworth Law Offices, LLC. After earning his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina, he served as a law clerk for Circuit Judge, Jackson V. Gregory, of the 14th Judicial Circuit in Beaufort, South Carolina. Mr. Farnsworth then accepted a position as an assistant solicitor in Greenville, with the 13th Judicial Circuit, where he prosecuted violent crimes, drug cases and DUI charges, along with managing the Solicitor's Office court docket. In 1996, he began his private law practice and also defended cases for the Greenville County Public Defender's Office, including the defense of his first murder case in December of 1997, in which he won a not guilty verdict for his client. After several years of practicing law in Greenville, Mr. Farnsworth returned to South Central Virginia where he was raised, and established his second law office in rural Virginia. There he served two terms as president of the Tenth Circuit Bar Association and consecutive terms on the Board of Governors for the Virginia State Bar General Practice Section. Among the cases he handled in his Virginia practice, were wrongful death and injury cases, disability claims, criminal and DUI charges, real estate transactions, small business formations, contract disputes, and wills and estates. Since returning to the Upstate full time in 2006, Mr. Farnsworth has focused for the last decade on cases involving nursing home neglect and abuse, wrongful death and traumatic injuries, and police misconduct claims. He has been selected as a National Top 100 Trial Lawyer, Legal Elite of the Upstate and has won verdicts in excess of millions of dollars for his clients. (Greenville location)
MATTHEW H. HENRIKSON is the founder of Henrikson Law Firm, LLC, in Greenville, where his practice areas focus on medical and legal malpractice defense, other professional liability and general commercial liability. He has tried more than 150 jury trials to verdict in 16 counties and in federal court across the state, and has represented clients in many appellate matters in state and federal appellate courts. Mr. Henrikson also represents physicians and attorneys before the LLR and ODC. He earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina and his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Mr. Henrikson is admitted in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, and is a member of the Greenville County Bar, South Carolina Bar, and the Defense Research Institute. (Greenville location)
MILLER W. SHEALY JR. is a professor with the Charleston School of Law, where he teaches criminal law, criminal procedure, evidence, and seminars in the law of the sea and white collar crime. Mr. Shealy also actively practices criminal law in state and federal trial courts, including corporate and white collar criminal defense, and he represents clients in criminal and civil appeals in state and federal appellate courts. He is admitted to practice in South Carolina and before the U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Shealy earned his B.A. degree from the University of South Carolina and his J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina. (North Charleston location)
ROY T. WILLEY IV is an attorney with Anastopoulo Law Firm, LLC, where he focuses on representing individuals who have been seriously injured and occasionally small businesses fighting against corporate giants or unfair competitors. He earned his A.B. degree from Harvard University and his J.D. degree from Charleston School of Law. (North Charleston location)