Category Archives: Law

Collins & Lacy Attorney Graduates from S.C. Bar Leadership Academy

[caption id="attachment_3558" align="alignleft" width="300"] Kerri A. Rupert and Anne Ellefson[/caption] [COLUMBIA, S.C. June 8, 2016] – Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Kerri Rupert has graduated from the 2016 South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy. The South Carolina Bar regards the course as a highly selective program designed to equip young lawyers (in a…
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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Chambers USA Rankings

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. received numerous distinctions in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA, published by Chambers and Partners. The legal directory annually ranks American law firms and lawyers by state and practice area. Chambers USA ranked Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Corporate/Mergers & Acquisition: Banking and Finance practice area in the top tier. The Firm’s Corporate/Mergers…
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Columbia attorney Lanny Lambert Jr. keynote speaker at Ontario legal conference

Columbia, S.C., May 26, 2016 – Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that Columbia-based shareholder Lanneau Wm. “Lanny” Lambert, Jr. served as the keynote speaker at the Federation of Ontario Law Associations (FOLA) 2016 Spring Plenary Conference. Lambert discussed mentoring and professionalism, and how the profession of law has evolved over the years. Lambert…
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Collins & Lacy Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

[COLUMBIA, S.C. June 2, 2016] – Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce W. Carl Martin has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer. Martin will manage the firm’s financial, human resources, facilities, marketing, and operations. “We are honored and delighted to have Carl join the firm,” said Scott Wallinger, chair of the firm’s…
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Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough lawyers recognized in Chambers publication

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 31, 2016)–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 three Columbia attorneys for their nationwide practices: David E. Dukes, notable practitioner in product liability and mass tort Steven A.…
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Turner Padget Graham & Laney lawyers recognized in Chambers publication

Columbia, S.C., May 31, 2016 – Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce the firm's national recognition in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA, a highly regarded legal directory, featuring client-led intelligence on America’s leading lawyers for business. Turner Padget was honored among South Carolina law firms in two practice areas: Labor…
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Fisher Phillips Columbia Attorneys Ranked in Chambers USA 2016

COLUMBIA (MAY 27, 2016) – Six Fisher Phillips partners from the firm’s Columbia office are featured in Chambers USA 2016. This is in addition to 38 other attorneys from the firm nationwide that made the prestigious ranking. The six Columbia attorneys are Michael Carrouth, Daniel Ellzey, Fred Manning, Stephen C. Mitchell, Jonathan Pearson, and J.…
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Murphy & Grantland law firm Names Eddie Benton Chief Operating Officer

[Columbia, SC- May 23, 2016] – Eddie Benton has joined the law firm of Murphy & Grantland as its Chief Operating Officer.  Active in the management of professional services organizations for over 24 years, Benton’s last 16 years have involved leadership positions with three different law firms. “We are extremely happy to have someone with…
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Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough partner William C. Hubbard honored by ABA

WASHINGTON–The American Bar Association has announced immediate past president and Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP partner William C.  Hubbard received the prestigious 2016 Burton Award for Leadership in Law on May 23. The Burton Awards, which recognize major achievements in the law, salutes Mr. Hubbard for his unprecedented leadership to the legal profession and…
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