Category Archives: Law

Murphy & Grantland’s earns Palmetto Award of Excellence

Columbia – The South Carolina Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators presented Murphy & Grantland with an Award of Excellence at the group’s annual Palmetto Awards show on November 2. The civil defense firm launched its “Erasing Risk” campaign in early 2017. The image-driven messaging coveys M&G’s commitment to helping clients reduce the risk of being sued initially…
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Burnette receives Urban League social justice award

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – M. Malissa Burnette, a co-founder of Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, has been honored with the Stephen G. Morrison/Nelson Mullins Social Justice Award from the Columbia Urban League. The award was presented Tuesday during the League’s 50th Anniversary Celebration and annual Equal Opportunity Day dinner. Burnette was chosen in recognition of her pioneering leadership in fighting…
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Briggs Tucker joins Baker, Ravenel & Bender

  [caption id="attachment_12206" align="alignleft" width="271"] Tucker Briggs[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – Attorney Briggs Tucker has joined Baker, Ravenel & Bender as an associate. He joined the law firm in July 2017 and focuses his practice in the areas of appellate advocacy, insurance defense and coverage and construction litigation. “We are very proud to have Briggs joining…
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Morton & Gettys earns honors in Best Law Firms in America

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA – Morton & Gettys has been honored for its work in Trusts & Estates Law in the new edition of Best Law Firms in America. The firm was honored in Tier 2 for the Rock Hill Metropolitan Area. It’s the second consecutive year Morton & Getty has been highlighted in Best…
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Duggan joins Callison Tighe as an associate

[caption id="attachment_12204" align="alignleft" width="135"] Ian Duggan[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – An experienced trial lawyer who has served as lead counsel in dozens of trials before juries and judges, Ian T. Duggan has joined Callison Tighe as its newest associate. Ian’s practice at Callison Tighe will focus on representing individuals, organizations, and businesses in challenging litigation matters,…
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Morton & Gettys earns honors in Best Law Firms in America

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA – Morton & Gettys has been honored for its work in Trusts & Estates Law in the new edition of Best Law Firms in America. The firm was honored in Tier 2 for the Rock Hill Metropolitan Area. It’s the second consecutive year Morton & Getty has been highlighted in Best…
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SC Bar offers free legal clinics in Richland County

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 2, 2017)—The SC Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor two free legal clinics in Richland County in November. The schedule is as follows: - November 7—Social Security, SSI and SSD Issues, presented by Stacy E. Thompson. The clinic will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at Richland-Eastover Branch Library (608 Main…
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