Tara E. Nauful and Lindsey C. Livingston have joined Adams and Reese in Columbia as partners. Both have been certified as specialists in bankruptcy-debtor/creditor law by the S.C. Supreme Court. Livingston currently is chairwoman of the Carolinas Chapter of International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation; Nauful is a past chairwoman of the organization. In addition, special counsel William H. Short Jr. and associate Dawn M. Hardesty also have joined the firm. All four will serve as bankruptcy lateral attorneys. Each previously worked for Columbia-based law firm Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd.