Author Archives: Lisa Smith-Butler

About Lisa Smith-Butler

Lisa is the Associate Dean for Information Services at the Charleston School of Law, Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library. She teaches Advanced Legal Research & Children & the Law.

Library & IT Information, Including Hours, During the Exam Period

Classes end tomorrow.  Exams begin Tuesday.  The library will be very busy. Please remember that it is a space that everyone must share. It is primarily used for researching and studying, two activities that contemplate and require quiet. Take cell … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the articles listed below: Amplifying the Voice of the Client in Law Firms; Attorney-Client Privilege Waived When Non-Password Protected Files Stored Online; BigLaw Disconnect Driving Clients to Smaller Firms; Buying or … Continue reading

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Tax Day Resources

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, is the national tax day.  Either your 2016 tax returns or a request for an extension are due into the appropriate IRS Center and state revenue department. If you are looking for federal tax forms, check … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Charleston Law Review Board

Congratulations to the new members of the 2017-2018 Charleston Law Review.  The following individuals comprise the Board for the 12th volume of the law review: Editor in Chief: Lauren Daniels Associate Editor in Chief: Mallory Sikora Managing Editor: Ty Robinson … Continue reading

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Celebrating National Library Week

We enjoyed the camaraderie, ice cream, and cake!  Many thanks to everyone who turned out and submitted favorite books for the drawings. The winners were: • Bill Hutcheson Amazon Gift Card • Alison Lamb Starbucks Gift Card • James Watson … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Alex Heaton, Andrew Smith, and Victoria Watson: ABA National Moot Court Semi-Finalists

Congratulations to Alex Heaton, Andrew Smith, and Victoria Watson for their National Semi-Finalist status in the ABA’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition in Chicago this past weekend.  Alex was the Third Best Advocate in the National while Victoria was the Seventh … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the following articles: 2017 Client Advisory by Hildebrandt Consulting; A Call for Law Schools to Link the Curricular Trends of Legal Tech and Mindfulness; ABA Needs a New Model Legal Ethics … Continue reading

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