Hilton Head student wins USC law scholarship

info@islandpacket.comApril 23, 2013 

LAW SCHOOL AWARDS DAY 2013

Robert M. Wilcox, dean of the USC Law School (center) presents the Luther Lee Scholarship to third-year students Jacob Raehn (left) and Kimberley Cochran (right).

KEITH E. MCGRAW — Submitted photo

Jacob Raehn, a third-year law student from Hilton Head Island, has earned one of two Luther Lee Scholarship Awards from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

The scholarship is awarded to third-year students with a primary interest in trial law. The scholarship was established in honor of Luther Lee, a 1950 alumnus and a pioneer of personal injury trial law, according to a USC news release.

"It is my honor to continue the tradition Luther Lee envisaged for advocacy-excellence in South Carolina," Raehn said in the release.

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