Hagood Tighe is a partner in the Columbia office. He represents management in union matters and employment litigation. Hagood also has successfully handled and argued cases before the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. While he maintains an active litigation practice, he also focuses on providing practical and proactive advice designed to minimize the risk of litigation. He provides training for supervisors and managers on harassment, EEO compliance, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and many other areas. He is certified by the South Carolina Supreme Court as a Specialist in Employment and Labor Law.