Sowell + DuRant

BESS DuRANT

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BESS DuRANT

Bess DuRant is a litigator engaged in complex business disputes on both the trial and appellate level. Her practice includes corporate governance issues, shareholder disputes, derivative actions, along with other business torts and contractual disputes. Additionally, Bess focuses on Constitutional issues, Freedom of Information Act matters, and election disputes. Bess has been recognized by the South Carolina Bar for her pro bono work and contributions to the citizens of South Carolina.

BDURANT@SOWELLDURANT.COM
803-722-1102 | V-CARD


ADMISSIONS

  • South Carolina Bar
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
 

EDUCATION

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., cum laude 
    • South Carolina Law Review, editorial board
    • Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity
  • Washington and Lee University, B.A. in politics with special attainment in commerce, cum laude

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar
  • Federal Bar Association
  • South Carolina Federal Bar Association
  • Richland County Bar Association
 

PUBLICATIONS

COMMUNITY + RECOGNITION

  • Washington & Lee University, Palmetto Chapter Alumni Association
    • Executive Committee, Past President
  • Wilson Hall Distinguished Alumna, 2012