Columbia, SC –May 15, 2018– The law firm of Blair Cato Pickren Casterline is pleased to announce that Kristine Cato has been selected for the 2018 South Carolina Super Lawyers list. This is the 11th consecutive year she has been chosen.
Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
About Kristine Cato
As a Certified Labor and Employment Specialist, Cato provides day-to-day assistance to employers dealing with employment-related issues such as contracts, wage/hour issues, affirmative action, union avoidance and campaigns, employment contracts and non-competes, employment discrimination, unemployment compensation, and the FMLA. She conducts supervisory training on all these topics. She has defended employers before state and federal agencies, such as the U.S. Department of Labor, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Department of Justice, Homeland Security, South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, South Carolina Human Affairs Commission, OSHA, and the Department of Employment and Work Force. In addition to assisting and defending private uninsured employers, Cato represents insurance carriers in defense of their insureds on employment litigation. She serves as an Arbitrator and Mediator on the Employment Panel for the American Arbitration Association.
About Blair Cato Pickren Casterline
The attorneys of Blair Cato have extensive experience in residential and commercial real estate transactions, business law, employment law defense, estate planning and administration, family law, and litigation. For more information visit www.blaircato.com.