Deborah Barbier Inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

August 15, 2019

Deborah B. Barbier of Deborah B. Barbier. LLC in Columbia, South Carolina was recently inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL) at their Mid-Year Meeting in Whitefish, MT, held in July 2019. The International Academy of Trial Lawyers limits membership to 500 Fellows from the United States, and includes Fellows from nearly 40 countries across the globe. The Academy seeks out, identifies, acknowledges and honors those who have achieved a career of excellence through demonstrated skill and ability in jury trials, trials before the court and appellate practice. Members are engaged in civil practice on both the plaintiff’s...

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Deborah Barbier Elected to the American Law Institute

August 15, 2019

The American Law Institute (ALI) has elected Deborah B. Barbier to bring her expertise to ALI’s work of clarifying the law through Restatements, Principles, and Model Codes. The American Law Institute is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. The ALI drafts, discusses, revises, and publishes Restatements of the Law, Model Codes, and Principles of Law that are enormously influential in the courts and legislatures, as well as in legal scholarship and education. By participating in the Institute’s work, Ms. Barbier will have the opportunity to influence the development...

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America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators®

June 11, 2018

Announcing the selection of Deborah Barbier among America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® for 2018.  Selection to America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional trial attorneys in high value, high stakes legal matters. To be considered for selection, an attorney must have litigated (for either plaintiff or defendant) a matter (1) with at least $2,000,000 in alleged damages at stake or (2) with the fate of a business worth at least $2,000,000 at stake. These minimum qualifications are required for initial consideration.  Thereafter, candidates are carefully screened through comprehensive Qualitative...

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Barbier Admitted to American College of Trial Lawyers

January 24, 2016

Press Release Deborah B. Barbier has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. The induction ceremony at which Barbier became a Fellow took place recently before an audience of approximately 900 persons during the recent 2015 Annual Meeting of the College in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1950, the College is composed of the best of the trial bar from the United States and Canada. Fellowship in the College is extended by invitation only and only after careful investigation, to those experienced trial lawyers who have mastered the art...

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Barbier Named In U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 2014

January 16, 2014

For the third year in a row, Deborah B. Barbier has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.  She  was named a Tier 1 firm in Columbia, SC for Criminal Defense: White-Collar also received a Third Tier ranking in Columbia, SC for Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar. View Rankings

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Barbier To Be Included in The Best Lawyers In America, 19th Ed.

September 7, 2012

Deborah Barbier is selected to be included in The Best Lawyers in America, 19th Edition for her work in the practice areas of Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar and Criminal Defense: White-Collar. More info on Barbier’s Inclusion in Best Lawyers.  

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Barbier is awarded Compleat Lawyer of the year award for 2012

January 25, 2012

USC School of Law announces 2012 Compleat Lawyer Award recipients Established in 1992, the Compleat Lawyer Award is the School of Law’s highest recognition of professional achievement and civic leadership by the school’s alumni. USC Law Dean Robert Wilcox says because the award recipients are nominated by other lawyers and selected by a panel of leaders from the state court and state bar, the Compleat Lawyer Award is considered one of the most prestigious awards that any graduate can receive.

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Honors and Professional Recognition