Category Archives: Law

Bruner, Powell, Wall & Mullins attorneys named to Best Lawyers list

Best Lawyers in America®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, conducts an annual rigorous peer-review survey comprising of more than 7.3 million evaluations by top attorneys. Receiving the designation of Best Lawyers reflects the highest level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities…
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Fisher Phillips Attorney Selected to John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court

COLUMBIA (August 25, 2016) – Christy Rogers, an attorney at labor and employment firm Fisher Phillips, has joined the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court as an associate member. The John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court is a subset of the American Inns of Court, which is the oldest and largest legal mentoring organization in…
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Murphy & Grantland’s J.R. Murphy Elected to Coverage Counsel College

[Columbia, SC- May 2, 2016] –  M&G's co-founder J.R. Murphy has been elected as a Fellow in the American College of Coverage Extracontractual Counsel (ACCEC). A nominee for Fellow must be licensed to practice in the highest court of their respective state and have at least 15 consecutive years of being substantially engaged in the…
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LaLima Law Firm opens new Lexington County location

LaLima Law Firm planted deep roots in the Midlands with a new Lexington County location. Their state of the art building renovation and addition of a new attorney, Joseph Catalano, was engineered to meet the growing demand for affordable legal services in the Midlands. Please visit www.LawLima.com for more information about their new location and…
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Ogletree Deakins adds Michael Henthorne as shareholder

COLUMBIA, S.C. – August 22, 2016 – Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that veteran employment litigator, Michael Henthorne, has joined the firm’s Columbia office as a shareholder. Henthorne focuses the majority of his practice on representing…
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SC Bar Young Lawyers Division receives top honors at ABA meeting

[caption id="attachment_4967" align="alignleft" width="225"] SC Bar Young Lawyers Division was named the 'Overall Outstanding Affiliate.'[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 22, 2016)–The SC Bar Young Lawyers Division (YLD) won three Awards of Achievement and was named the “Overall Outstanding Affiliate” at the American Bar Association (ABA) Annual Meeting on Aug. 5 in San Francisco, CA. The Awards…
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Russ Jeter of The Jeter Law Firm named to Best Lawyers in America list

Russ Jeter was again named to the Best Lawyers in America list in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Banking and Finance Litigation, Construction Litigation, and Securities Litigation. He concentrates his practice in complex cases in these areas, Russ practices with The Jeter Law Firm, LLC, in Columbia. He was previously named 2015 Securities Lawyer of…
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John S. Simmons named to Best Lawyers in America list

John S. Simmons, founding attorney of Simmons Law Firm in Columbia, S.C., was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 in the field of White-Collar Criminal Defense. John was also named the 2017 The Best Lawyers in America White Collar Criminal Defense “Lawyer of the Year” for Columbia,…
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Morton & Gettys’ Raad included in new edition of Best Lawyers

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA – Morton & Gettys senior counsel Joseph L. Raad is included in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in the practice area of Trusts & Estates. Raad, a certified specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law, has been recognized in Best Lawyers for six consecutive…
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