Koutrakos named a Lawyer of the Year for 2023 by Best Lawyers in America

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Best Lawyers in America® has named Demetri K. “Jim” Koutrakos, a member of Callison Tighe & Robinson law firm, as Lawyer of the Year for Columbia in Litigation – Real Estate in its 2023 edition. Once again this year, every attorney in the firm was named either to the Best Lawyers […]

Posted on August 18th, 2022

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All 13 attorneys at Callison Tighe & Robinson honored in 2023 edition of Best Lawyers

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Every attorney at Callison Tighe & Robinson law firm is being honored for the second year in a row in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. One of the 13, Demetri K. “Jim” Koutrakos, was named Lawyer of the Year for Columbia in Litigation – Real Estate. Best Lawyers […]

Posted on August 18th, 2022

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Barnhill retires after practicing law in Columbia nearly five decades

Edward D. “Butch” Barnhill Jr., a real estate attorney who has practiced with distinction in the Columbia area for nearly five decades, has announced his retirement from the firm of Callison Tighe and Robinson, LLC. “This is a bittersweet moment in which we celebrate the career of a fine lawyer and good friend. Butch made […]

Posted on August 16th, 2022


Callison Tighe members Detwiler and Duggan named to ‘Legal Elite’ list for 2022

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Callison Tighe & Robinson members Rick Detwiler and Ian Duggan have again been honored by inclusion in Columbia Business Monthly’s “Legal Elite of the Midlands” list for 2022. Both were included, as they were in 2021, for their practice in business litigation. This is the second time Mr. Duggan has been recognized, […]

Posted on August 1st, 2022

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Jim Koutrakos receives J. Lee McDonald Award from PLTA

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Palmetto Land Title Association has recognized our own Jim Koutrakos, a member of our firm, with its 2021 J. Lee McDonald Award. The annual award was established in 1980 to recognize outstanding service to the association. Mr. Koutrakos focuses his practice on litigating and resolving all types of real property disputes. […]

Posted on July 21st, 2022

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American Red Cross receives $5,000 donation from Callison Tighe & Robinson

The Central South Carolina Chapter of the American Red Cross has received a donation of $5,000 from Callison Tighe & Robinson law firm. “The American Red Cross is an organization that is vital to our community. Many do not appreciate the scope of its mission, in addition to facilitating life-saving blood donations, from providing relief […]

Posted on July 14th, 2022


SC publications honor Mike Tighe for his performance as real estate attorney

COLUMBIA, S.C. – SCBIZ News and SC Lawyers Weekly have honored Mike Tighe, a founding member of Callison Tighe & Robinson, as a leading real estate attorney in South Carolina. As a member of the new “Power List – Real Estate Attorneys,” he will be featured in a special section in SCBIZ Magazine. A co-founder […]

Posted on July 1st, 2022

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Four attorneys with Callison Tighe & Robinson named as Super Lawyers

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Four Callison Tighe & Robinson attorneys have been recognized by South Carolina Super Lawyers® for 2022. They are Michael W. Tighe, Richard C. Detwiler, Demetri “Jim” Koutrakos, and Wm. Bert Brannon. Mr. Tighe is named for his work in real estate, Mr. Detwiler for general litigation, Mr. Koutrakos for business litigation, and […]

Posted on April 29th, 2022

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Mike Tighe receives honorary degree from National FFA at State House

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The National FFA Organization has awarded Callison Tighe & Robinson Founding Member Michael Tighe with its Honorary American FFA Degree on Oct. 29. “The Honorary American FFA Degree is the highest degree bestowed upon an individual by the National FFA Organization,” said Scott Stump, CEO of the national organization, in a letter […]

Posted on March 24th, 2022

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