Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty

Lisa A. Eichhorn

Presentations

"Motion Practice Seminar." Taught one day of this three-day seminar for 40 Assistant U.S. Attorneys at the National Advocacy Center, Columbia, SC, on April 2, 2014; September 25, 2013; February 13, 2013; April 26, 2012; May 25, 2011; March 10, 2010; and June 17, 2009.

"Law for Medical Residents," presented to residents at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, September 26, 2013.

"Legal Writing Scholarship," presented at the 2010 Legal Writing Institute Regional Conference, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, December 3, 2010.

"A Sense of Disentitlement: Frame-Shifting and Metaphor in Ashcroft v. Iqbal," part of a panel entitled "Reading the Supreme Court," presented at the annual conference of the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities, Brown University, Providence, RI, March 19, 2010.

"Getting Tenure: Variations, Expectations," presented at the national biennial Legal Writing Institute Conference, Marco Island, FL, June 29, 2010.

"Legal Basics: What Medical Students Should Know About the Law," presented to second-year medical students at the University of South Carolina as part of the Ethics & Professionalism component of the Medical School's Clinical Medicine course. Columbia, SC. February 9, 2010; February 12, 2008; February 24, 2004; and November 4, 2002.

"Iqbal's Ramifications for Employment Discrimination," presented as part of the Workings of the Supreme Court series, with Profs. Joseph Seiner & Howard Stravitz, Univ. of South Carolina School of Law, November 4, 2009.

"The Scrivener: Advanced Legal Writing." Taught a segment on Editing for the Legal Reader as part of this CLE at the offices of Nelson Mullins, Riley & Scarborough, Columbia, SC, on Sept. 18, 2009.

Plenary Panelist, "Development of Legal Writing Programs," at the national Biennial Conference of the Association of Legal Writing Directors, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, MO. July 17, 2009.

"Co-Dependent No More? When Teaching Becomes Enabling," presented at the national Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, Indianapolis, IN. July 17, 2008.

"Brief Writing Workshop," Office of the South Carolina Attorney General, October 18 & 19, 2007.

"Introduction to the Legal System for University Administrators," Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC. September 26, 2008, and September 26, 2007.

"Drafting Effective Demand Letters and Briefs," presented to Protection & Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Columbia, SC. September 20, 2007.

"Roundtable: Converting a Legal Writing Program from Adjunct to Full-Time Staffing," presented at the annual national conference of the Association of Legal Writing Directors, University of Denver College of Law, Denver, CO. June 15, 2007.

"An Overview and Update of the ADA and the Family and Medical Leave Acts," presented at the Federal Judicial Center's Workshop for Fourth Circuit Judges, Charleston, SC. March 20, 2007.

"Five Analogies to Help Your Students," presented at the 7th Annual Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, UNLV Boyd School of Law, Las Vegas, NV. March 10, 2007.

"A Comparison of Assessments of Student Performance in Legal Writing and Non-Legal Writing Courses," presented at the National Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA. June 8, 2006.

"The Employment Provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act: An Overview," presented at the South Carolina Epilepsy Foundation's 2006 Conference on Employment Issues and Epilepsy," Columbia, SC. March 24, 2006.

"Drafting Judicial Opinions," presented to D.C. Superior Court judges at the Annual Conference of the District of Columbia Superior Court, Rocky Gap, MD. April 28, 2005.

"Writing and Editing Workshop," presented at the 2005 Conference of the National Council of Law Reviews, Charleston, SC. March 18, 2005.

"Writing in Law School and Law Practice," presented to junior and senior undergraduates at the University of South Carolina as part of University 401 course, designed to prepare students for law school. Columbia, SC. February 9, 2005.

CLE Workshop: "Citation Systems," presented to staff attorneys and judicial clerks of South Carolina's appellate courts, Columbia, SC. April 18, 2003.

"Medicine and the Law," presented to University of South Carolina senior medical students as part of pre-residency Capstone Month program. Columbia, SC. April 7, 2003.

"Hostile Environments, Title VII, and the ADA: The Limits of the Copy-and-Paste Function," presented at the Southeastern AALS Conference, Kiawah Island, SC, August 2002.

Report to Plenary Session: "Do Best Pedagogical Practices Include an Integrated Curriculum?," presented at the National Conference of the Association of Legal Writing Directors, University of Minnesota School of Law, Minneapolis, MN, July 2001.

"Collaborating with the Bench and Bar to Teach Legal Practice Skills," presented at the national Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, University of Michigan School of Law, Ann Arbor, MI, June 1998.

"Synthesis: Dissecting a Rule of Law," presented at the national Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, University of Michigan School of Law, Ann Arbor, MI, June 1998.

"Writing in Plain English," presented to the West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Charleston, WV, June 1997, and to the Defense Trial Counsel Association of West Virginia, Charleston, WV, July 1997.

Lisa A. Eichhorn

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