Harry Dixon’s practice at Callison Tighe focuses on finding a solution for the client, whether it is a commercial real estate transaction or a dispute requiring litigation.
Harry came to Callison Tighe after completing clerkships with two federal judges: Judge Dennis W. Shedd of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and Judge Terry L. Wooten of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. As a law clerk, Harry assisted the judges by researching legal issues and drafting orders and opinions.
Before clerking, Harry graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law and finished in the top 10 percent of his class. While in law school, Harry worked for the Securities Division of the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office; externed with Judge David R. Duncan at the United States Bankruptcy Court; served as Secretary of the Student Bar Association; was a member of the ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal; tutored Professor Burkhard’s 1L real property class; and worked as Professor Robert Felix’s research assistant.
He earned numerous honors while in law school, including prestigious CALI Awards in constitutional law, capital markets, partnership taxation and family business law. CALI Awards go to the student with the highest grade in a specific class. He also was recognized for excellence in oral advocacy.
Harry was a member of the inaugural class of the Konduros Leadership Development Program at the University of South Carolina School of Law and received the Joseph O. Rogers, Jr. Scholarship, which is given to a student who exemplifies adherence to strict ethical standards, diligent preparation, courteous conduct, and fidelity to the legal profession.
Before law school, Harry graduated cum laude from Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia with a bachelor’s degree in history.
Harry is licensed in all state and federal courts in South Carolina. He’s also licensed in Georgia and Virginia.