Category Archives: Law

Fisher Phillips Welcomes New Attorney to Columbia Office

COLUMBIA (June 12, 2017) – Fisher Phillips announced the addition of attorney Benjamin Dudek to the Columbia office. He joined the firm on June 5. Dudek practices management-side labor and employment law. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where he was inducted into the Order of the…
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Kerri A. Rupert Joins Murphy & Grantland

Columbia, SC –  Attorney Kerri Rupert has joined Murphy & Grantland as an associate. Rupert is the fourth attorney to join the civil defense firm since this past December (Porter, Kennedy, Walker). Rupert comes to M&G from another corporate defense firm in Columbia and previously worked as Senior Staff Attorney at the South Carolina Court…
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Chambers USA Names Sowell Gray Robinson Band 1 In 2017 Directory

The 2017 edition of the highly-regarded Chambers USA – America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a directory of top lawyers and law firms, has ranked Sowell Gray Robinson Stepp & Lafitte, LLC among the nation’s best in general litigation. Sowell Gray Robinson was named to Chambers USA’s “Band 1” listing in the category of general litigation.…
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Blair Cato Pickren Casterline Expands to Upstate

[caption id="attachment_9851" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Picture: Chris Brown (left) Stewart James (right)[/caption] Columbia, SC – June 15, 2017– Columbia-based Blair Cato Pickren Casterline, LLC announced the law firm has opened a new office that will serve Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Mauldin, and surrounding areas in the Upstate part of South Carolina. The new office is located at…
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South Carolina Bar recognizes J. Scott Bischoff II with Pro Bono Award

COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 15, 2017)—The SC Bar honored J. Scott Bischoff II as the 2016 Pro Bono Award winner for his outstanding commitment to enhancing the lives of others by volunteering legal services to South Carolina’s homeless community. The award was presented on May 18 at the House of Delegates meeting in Pinopolis. Since his…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Recognized as a Leading Firm in 2017 Chambers

June 5, 2017 - Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. received numerous distinctions in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Chambers USA ranked Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Corporate/Mergers & Acquisition: Banking and Finance practice area in the top tier. The firm’s Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions, Litigation: General Commercial, and Real Estate practice areas also…
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Chambers USA Names Sowell Gray Robinson Band 1 In 2017 Directory

The 2017 edition of the highly-regarded Chambers USA – America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a directory of top lawyers and law firms, has ranked Sowell Gray Robinson Stepp & Lafitte, LLC among the nation’s best in general litigation. Sowell Gray Robinson was named to Chambers USA’s “Band 1” listing in the category of general litigation.…
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Cynthia Blair of Blair Cato Pickren Casterline Receives Outstanding Advocacy of the Year Award

[caption id="attachment_9771" align="alignleft" width="200"] Cynthia Blair[/caption] Columbia, SC –May 31, 2017– The law firm of Blair Cato Pickren Casterline is pleased to announce that Cynthia Durham Blair received the American Land Title Association’s (ALTA) Outstanding Advocate of the Year Award at ALTA’s recent Advocacy Summit in Washington, DC.  The annual award is given to a…
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Chambers USA 2017 Ranks Parker Poe Attorneys and Practice Groups as Leaders

Charlotte, NC – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP announces 30 of its attorneys and 10 of its practice groups have been ranked in Chambers USA 2017, the premier guide to the legal profession that develops rankings using in-depth interviews and objective research. Parker Poe’s Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights and Environmental teams received the…
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Legal Publication Chambers USA 2017 Recognizes Eleven Columbia Nelson Mullins Attorneys

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 31, 2017)–Legal directory publisher Chambers and Partners has recognized Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in its national category for its products liability and mass torts litigation. The publishers also single out Columbia partners David E. Dukes in product liability and mass tort and Steven A. McKelvey Jr. in transportation: road (carriage/commercial)…
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