Callison Tighe makes $10,000 donation to Harvest Hope

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe & Robinson has donated $10,000 to Harvest Hope Food Bank, continuing its long-standing support of the non-profit organization that helps feed 2 million people in South Carolina each year. “It is easy to forget or perhaps overlook the fact that some families quite literally must choose between shelter and […]

Posted on December 5th, 2016


Callison Tighe welcomes Terry as its newest associate

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe & Robinson’s newest associate is a familiar face: Alden G. Terry, who has worked at the firm as a law clerk since May 2015. Terry is a 2016 cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law. She was officially admitted to the South Carolina Bar […]

Posted on November 16th, 2016

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Two new partners expand the Estate Planning team

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Two new partners, Wm. Bert Brannon and W. Alex Weatherly Jr., are expanding Callison Tighe’s Tax & Estate Planning, Probate & Trusts practice area, growth that will help the firm better serve business and individual clients. Brannon is new to Callison Tighe, joining as a partner. Weatherly became a partner effective […]

Posted on November 14th, 2016

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Callison Tighe earns Tier 1 honors in 2017 Best Law Firms in America

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe & Robinson has earned top-tier honors in the just-released 2017 Best Law Firms in America, marking the eighth consecutive year the firm has been included in the national directory. The firm received Tier 1 recognition in the Columbia Metropolitan area in real estate law and in litigation – real […]

Posted on October 31st, 2016


Sharing a love of Faulkner with USC library

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Thursday night, Aug. 25, friends of the Thomas Cooper library at the University of South Carolina celebrated a valuable gift from two of their own, Nancy and Reece Williams. The gift was the Williamses’ William Faulkner collection, including first editions of all 20 novels, plus an eclectic assortment of other rare […]

Posted on August 29th, 2016

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Three Callison Tighe members receive 2017 Lawyer of the Year honors

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Three attorneys of Callison Tighe have received 2017 Lawyer of the Year honors for the Columbia Metropolitan Area in the just-released edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Managing member Michael W. Tighe was honored in real estate litigation, a practice area where he also received top honors in 2015. Louis […]

Posted on August 15th, 2016

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2017 Best Lawyers in America includes 7 Callison Tighe attorneys

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Nine members of Callison Tighe have been selected for recognition in the 2017 Best Lawyers in America, one of the oldest peer-reviewed publications for the legal profession. The lawyers were recognized across a range of practice areas. Two honorees – Michael W. Tighe and Louis H. Lang – achieved Lawyer of […]

Posted on August 15th, 2016

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Tighe included in 2016 Legal Elite of the Midlands

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe founding member Mike Tighe is being honored by Columbia Business Monthly in its 2016 Legal Elite of the Midlands edition. Tighe, the firm’s managing member, represents lenders and developers in real estate litigation and transactional matters. His practice also includes title insurance litigation. He’s often called upon to serve […]

Posted on August 1st, 2016

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Callison Tighe celebrates 45th anniversary

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – It all began in 1971, when Mike Tighe left his position as assistant South Carolina attorney general to join Preston Callison’s practice. Their goal was to provide clients with the personal attention of a small firm plus the legal capabilities of a larger practice. This year, as the firm celebrates its […]

Posted on June 22nd, 2016


3 summer law clerks join Callison Tighe

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe is welcoming three law students to the firm as part of its annual summer law clerk program. The students, all heading into their second or third year of law school in the fall, come from a variety of backgrounds, undergraduate majors and locations, though two attend the University of […]

Posted on June 14th, 2016


Callison Tighe law clerk to become associate

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Callison Tighe has hired Alden Terry to become an associate after she is admitted to the South Carolina Bar. Terry is a 2016 cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law and has worked with Callison Tighe as a law clerk for the past year. While in […]

Posted on June 9th, 2016

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Callison Tighe attorneys become master chefs for annual judicial barbecue

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – The grill masters at Callison Tighe were at it again, spending time over hot flames instead of at the courthouse in preparation for the annual Richland County Judicial Barbecue. Serving as barbecue chefs has been a tradition for the attorneys at Callison Tighe that dates back about a decade. The lawyers […]

Posted on May 30th, 2016


Callison Tighe creates perpetual scholarship at USC School of Law in honor of Mike Tighe

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – In honor of the firm’s 45th anniversary and one of its founder’s 75th birthday, Callison Tighe & Robinson has established the perpetual Michael W. Tighe Law Scholarship at the University of South Carolina School of Law. The scholarship for worthy students attending the law school was announced May 3 at a […]

Posted on May 16th, 2016

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Callison Tighe welcomes Butch Barnhill as Of Counsel

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Edward D. “Butch” Barnhill Jr., an experienced attorney with decades in the legal profession, has joined Callison Tighe as of counsel. He will focus his practice on real estate, business law and probate. Additionally, he is a certified South Carolina Circuit Court Mediator. Barnhill began practicing in Columbia more than 40 […]

Posted on May 3rd, 2016

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2 Callison Tighe attorneys included in Super Lawyers 2016

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Two Callison Tighe attorneys are highlighted in Super Lawyers 2016, the newest edition of an annual publication recognizing attorneys across more than 70 practice areas. Super Lawyers selected Michael Tighe and Demetri “Jim” Koutrakos after a thorough evaluation that assessed nominees based on 12 indicators. The Super Lawyers selection process includes […]

Posted on April 22nd, 2016

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Williams helps give Midlands youth an up-close look at South Carolina Philharmonic

Thanks to the South Carolina Philharmonic and the Salvation Army, a dozen young people had an eye-opening, mind-expanding experience at the Koger Center on Saturday, March 12. They attended a rehearsal of the South Carolina Philharmonic, and had the opportunity to share breakfast with the conductor and musicians backstage. They also met visiting violinist Sayaka […]

Posted on March 30th, 2016

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