Category Archives: Law

Dave Maxfield named president of Richland County Bar Association

The Richland County Bar Association, the largest county bar in South Carolina, is pleased to announce that Dave Maxfield will serve as President for 2017. For over 20 years, Dave Maxfield has represented individual consumers in cases against banks, credit reporting agencies, debt collectors and insurance companies. Dave is the three-time Chairman of the Consumer…
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Richardson Plowden names Riser and Thoensen as shareholders

[caption id="attachment_7195" align="alignleft" width="150"] Riser[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. - - Richardson Plowden & Robinson, P.A. is pleased to announce that attorneys Caleb M. Riser and Joseph E. Thoensen have been named shareholders in the Firm. Riser joined Richardson Plowden in 2009. Thoensen joined Richardson Plowden in 2007. Both attorneys are part of the Firm’s Columbia office.…
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Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough names 4 new partners

Columbia, S.C. –The partners of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP have elected Michael J. Anzelmo, Brian M. Barnwell, Robert H. McWilliams, Jr., and Keith Poston of the Columbia office to the partnership. Mr. Anzelmo, formerly of counsel, joined the Firm in 2007 and practices with the Commercial, Appellate, Consumer, and Employment Litigation Team. He…
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Girard, Shealy named shareholders at Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd

[caption id="attachment_7136" align="alignleft" width="150"] Ross Shealy[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. - Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. is pleased to announce Foster Girard and Ross Shealy were recently elected as new shareholders of the firm. Foster Girard’s practice concentrates on corporate finance and commercial transactions. His practice includes drafting and negotiating financing documents and commercial contracts, including those arising…
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Murphy & Grantland law firm welcomes Susan O. Porter

Columbia, SC – Murphy & Grantland, P.A. is pleased to announce the addition of Susan O Porter to its attorney team. “Susan is an experienced judge and a proven organizational leader, and we are excited to welcome her to Murphy & Grantland.  Her unique blend of judicial and legal experience will be a healthy addition…
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Richardson Plowden’s David A. Anderson elected president of legal group

COLUMBIA, S.C. - - Richardson Plowden & Robinson, P.A. is pleased to announce that attorney David A. Anderson was recently elected president of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association (SCDTAA). Anderson will serve a one-year term, which began November 13, 2016. The purpose of SCDTAA is to promote justice, professionalism, and integrity in the…
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Jeff Silver joins Blair Cato Pickren Casterline as special counsel

Blair Cato Pickren Casterline, LLC announced that Jeff Silver has joined the law firm as Special Counsel, where his practice will focus on real estate and creditor rights. Jeff represents various lenders and banks in their commercial and consumer collections, to include bankruptcy. He also has numerous contacts with real estate agents in Columbia and…
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McElveen re-elected chairman of Adams and Reese executive committee

[caption id="attachment_6999" align="alignleft" width="150"] William P. “Bill” McElveen, Jr. has been re-elected to serve a second term as Chairman of the Adams and Reese Executive Committee in 2017.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. Jan. 4, 2017 – William P. “Bill” McElveen, Jr. has been re-elected to serve a second term as Chairman of the Adams and Reese Executive…
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Parker Poe law firm concludes ‘Mini-MBA’ program

Charlotte, NC— Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP, a business law firm with more than 200 attorneys and 350 total employees in seven offices across the Southeast, has completed its highly successful yearlong “Mini-MBA” program. The internal program was designed to present an opportunity for the firm’s attorneys, paralegals, and senior administration to develop their…
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Richland Bar honors John Grantland With civility award

[Columbia, SC – December 14, 2016] - Murphy & Grantland, P.A. attorney John Grantland has been awarded the 2016 Matthew J. Perry, Jr. Civility Award from the Richland County Bar Association. The award is given annually in recognition of exemplary civility in the practice of law. Grantland received the award at the Richland County Bar’s…
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