Tiffany Solorzano has joined McGregor & Company in Columbia as a staff accountant.
James Ellis has earned the Certified Risk Manager designation. He is a senior marketing agent with Southern Mutual Church Insurance Company.
Rene Josey of Turner, Padget, Graham & Laney has been approved for membership by the National Board of Directors of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Janet Haigler has been appointed to the panel of Chapter 7 Trustees for the District of South Carolina. She currently works for Haigler Law Firm.
Among those firms named to the 2015 edition of Best Law Firms in America are: Sowell, Gray, Stepp & Laffitte; Callison, Tigher & Robison; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart.
Andrea Roche of Mickle and Bass in Columbia has been named as vice-president of the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Association. Other midlands professionals named to the association’s board of directors are Grady Beard, William Salley and Tosca Walls.
Paula Davis has joined Erica Homes in Columbia as a real estate professional.
Savannah River Site employees received awards for their work on behalf of the National Nuclear Security Administration.