B.S., B.A., College of Charleston, 1999
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, cum laude, 2002
Amy Milligan teaches Legal Research, Analysis & Writing I and II to first-year law students. She also teaches Advanced Legal Writing and Writing in Law Practice and to second- and third-year law students. Ms. Milligan also taught Legal Writing I and Legal Writing II as an adjunct instructor before she joined the faculty as a full-time instructor.
Prior to coming to the School of Law, Ms. Milligan practiced as an Associate Attorney at the law firm of Baker, Ravenel & Bender, L.L.P. in Columbia, South Carolina. Her practice focused on property-related matters. On the real property side, Ms. Milligan counseled clients on real property rights and she handled real estate litigation and premises liability litigation. On the intellectual property side, Ms. Milligan assisted creative professionals with protecting their copyrights and trademarks through registration, litigation, and drafting and negotiating related agreements. Aside from real and intellectual property law, Ms. Milligan's practice areas also included corporate law and insurance defense.
Ms. Milligan graduated from the College of Charleston in 1999 with degrees in Business Administration and Communications. She graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2002 and is admitted to practice law in South Carolina and before the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina.