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 with her Nov. 7 swearing in.

A native of Spartanburg whose grandfather’s work as an attorney inspired her to pursue her own career in law, Terry plans to focus her practice on workers’ compensation law and employment law.

While at the School of Law, Terry earned a CALI Award in Law, Society and Justice. This honor goes to the student who earns the highest grade in a given class. She earned Dean’s list honors during three semesters. Additionally, she was a research editor for the “Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal” and served as a peer mentor.

Terry also earned her bachelor’s degree at South Carolina, graduating magna cum laude with a double major in experimental psychology and political science and making the Dean’s List all eight semesters.

In her free time, Terry enjoys running on Columbia River Walk and attending Gamecocks football games. She’s also an active volunteer, logging more than 300 hours with AmeriCorps.