Medlin, S Alan


He has published two books, several book chapters, and approximately 100 articles, and he has made over 100 presentations to regional and national audiences in the areas of legal ethics, estate planning, probate, and real estate law. He teaches wills, trusts, and estates, and fiduciary administration.

Biographical Profile

School of Law
Law - Dean's Office
Tenure Status

Interest Background

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Interest Keywords
Wills, Trusts & Estates; Fiduciary Administration; Law Practice Workshop

Professional Preparation(Education & Training)

Dates Institution Location Degree Field of Study
1976 USC Columbia, SC BA English
1979 USC Columbia, Sc JD Law
1984 - 1989 USC Assistant Professor

Positions & Appointments

Dates Description Institution/Entity
1979 - 1984 Whitener, Knight and Medlin (Partner)
1984 - 1989 Assistant Professor University of South Carolina
1989 - 1994 Associate Professor University of South Carolina
1994 - Present Full Professor University of South Carolina
2003 David W. Robinson, Chair University of South Carolina

Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships

Dates Type Description Foundation/Entity
Award Outstanding Teacher Award (6 time recipient)
Award Compleat Lawyer Award (service)
Award Law Faculty Service Award (2 time recipient)
Award National College of Probate Judges Treat Award (to individual for scholarly/creative/service)
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