The Compleat Lawyer Awards were established in 1992 by the University of South Carolina School of Law Alumni Council (formerly the Alumni Association) to recognize alumni for outstanding civic and professional accomplishments. Recipients are individuals who have made significant contributions to the legal profession and exemplify the highest standards of professional competence, ethics and integrity.
2015 Nomination Information
Nominations are now open. The postmark deadline for nomination submission is November 3, 2014. Nomination materials are available online.
The 2015 Compleat Lawyer Awards Dinner will be held the evening of Thursday, April 30, 2015, at the Campus Room in the Capstone Conference Center on USC's campus.
Listing of Past Recipients by Category
Highlights from Past Ceremonies
Compleat Lawyer Award Selection Committee
- Chief Justice, South Carolina Supreme Court
- Jean Hoefer Toal
- Chief Judge, South Carolina Court of Appeals
- John C. Few
- President, South Carolina Bar
- J. Calhoun Watson
- Co-Chair, Law School Alumni Council
- James Edward Bradley
- Dean, University of South Carolina School of Law
- Robert M. Wilcox