Chappell, Smith & Arden News
March 2017 Newsletter
March 1, 2017 – As “Trial Lawyers“, we take great pride in the work we do and the results we have achieved. Every attorney, paralegal, legal assistant, law clerk and runner feels the same way about what we do and who we represent.
Jacob Born to Lead Charleston School of Law Alumni Chapter
May 5, 2015 – The law firm of Chappell Smith & Arden PA is pleased to announce that attorney Jacob Born was named president of theCharleston School of Law Alumni Association Columbia Area Chapter.
USC School of Law Alumni Council honors Mark Chappell with Compleat Lawyer Award
May 1, 2015 – Recognizing an attorney of extraordinarily high standards,Mark D. Chappell, Founding Partner of Chappell, Smith & Arden, was named a recipient of the 2015 Gold Compleat Lawyer Award by University of South Carolina School of Law Alumni Council.
Graham Newman to serve Of Counsel to Newman Law Firm, LLC
Graham Newman Joins Chappell, Smith
July 21, 2014 – Mark D. Chappell is pleased to announce that Graham Newman, formerly of Richard A. Harpootlian, P.A., has joined Chappell, Smith & Arden, P.A. Newman adds his impressive experience to the Columbia-based firm’s Complex Litigation practice team.
Jacob Born Joins Richland County Recreation Foundation Board
“We are very excited to have Jacob join the RCRF Board. His enthusiasm is contagious and he understands our mission to make our community a healthy, fun place to live,” said Andrea C. Fripp, Richland County Recreation Foundation Board Executive Director.
Settlement Reached in Golf Course Alligator Attack
April 4, 2013 – The firm of Chappell, Smith & Arden has successfully concluded litigation over a 2009 golf course alligator attack in the South Carolina low country. The firm represented an Ohio resident visiting South Carolina who lost an arm when a 10 1/2 foot long alligator leapt out of a pond on the golf course and attacked.
Chappell, Smith & Arden Expands Service Area
October 30, 2012 – Jacob Born of Chappell, Smith & Arden has passed theGeorgia Bar exam and now adds another state to the firm’s growth within the region. Chappell, Smith & Arden is licensed to practice in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, and the District of Columbia.
Mark Chappell Elected to AAJ Board
October 9, 2012 – Mark Chappell of Chappell, Smith & Arden has been elected to the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Board of Governors. Chappell will serve a two-year term representing the South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ). Members of the AAJ Board represent their home state to the national association.
Andrew Fajardo joins Chappell, Smith & Arden
July 30, 2015 – Chappell Smith & Arden PA is pleased to announce that attorney Andrew Fajardo has joined the firm.
Fajardo is an experienced workers’ compensation attorney who has argued cases and handled appellate work before the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission and the appellate courts. He has focused his legal career almost exclusively in the field of workers’ compensation.
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