Hall Booth Smith, P.C. congratulates Associates Elizabeth F. Fulton and Jacob Raehn on their elections to the South Carolina Bar’s House of Delegates for the 2018-2020 term. Fulton was elected to serve as the Ninth Circuit Delegate starting on July 1. Raehn, who is based in HBS’s Atlanta headquarters office and is originally from Hilton Head, South Carolina, was elected as an Out of State...

ATLANTA AND ATHENS, Ga. – Nov. 21, 2019 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is delighted to add seven new associates at its Atlanta headquarters office and one associate in its office in Athens, Georgia, as the firm invests in its business support and litigation defense capabilities to better meet client needs. Michael Callicutt is based in HBS’s office in Athens, Georgia, and he concentrates his...

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. – Sept. 19, 2019 – Hall Both Smith, P.C. is pleased to welcome two new associates as the newly opened Saddle Brook, New Jersey office expands to meet client needs. Danielle Walker is an Associate who focuses her practice on defending health care systems, physicians and other health care providers on long-term care and aging services claims. She also handles medical malpractice...

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Sept. 18, 2019 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is delighted to welcome J. Slade Edwards as a Partner in its office in Charleston, South Carolina, as the firm expands its medical malpractice and liability defense capabilities. Edwards has more than 15 years of experience as a defense attorney, and he has tried more than 40 cases to jury trial verdicts. He has...

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Written by: Elizabeth Fulton, Esq. In February 2019, the Supreme Court of Texas considered whether the Insurer’s corporate representative was required to turn over drafts of affidavits and e-mails with outside counsel to the opposing party when he was designated as a testifying expert by the insurance company.  Reversing the lower court, the Texas Supreme Court weighed its state discovery rules governing testifying experts against...