Category Archives: Law

Sowell Gray Robinson announces new attorney Meredith Ross

[caption id="attachment_10041" align="alignleft" width="200"] Meredith Ross[/caption] Sowell Gray Robinson Stepp & Laffitte, LLC is pleased to announce that attorney Meredith Ross has joined the firm as a new attorney. Meredith graduated from the University of South Carolina (USC) Honors College in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. She earned a master’s…
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Turner Padget Shareholder Named to Most Powerful Employment Attorney List

Columbia, S.C., June 21, 2017 – Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce that, for the sixth consecutive year, Reginald “Reggie” Belcher has been included in Human Resource Executive Magazine’s list of 40 “Up and Comers” in the annual ranking of “The Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys.”  Belcher was the only attorney…
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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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