Category Archives: Law

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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Robinson McFadden Attorney Metzger Elected to Meritas Board of Directors

[caption id="attachment_3140" align="alignleft" width="200"] R. William Metzger[/caption] Robinson McFadden is pleased to announce that R. William ("Bill") Metzger has been elected to a 3 year term to the Board of Directors and named Chair of the U.S. Leadership Committee of Meritas, a world-wide affiliation of commercial law firms with nearly 7,200 lawyers located in 176…
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Dana A. Pellizzari and Clark T. Dawson join Rogers Townsend & Thomas

COLUMBIA, SC - Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC, is pleased to announce that Dana A. Pellizzari and Clark T. Dawson have joined the Firm. Ms. Pellizzari is Special Counsel in Rogers Townsend’s Business Banking Department. She handles zoning, wireless telecommunications and commercial land title matters in both North Carolina and South Carolina. Ms. Pellizzari is…
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Former Assistant Attorney General David Paavola Joins Lewis Babcock as Associate

[caption id="attachment_15581" align="alignleft" width="105"] Newest Lewis Babcock Associate David Paavola[/caption] Attorney David L. Paavola has joined the law firm of Lewis Babcock in their Columbia, South Carolina office as an associate attorney representing individuals and businesses in the areas of eminent domain, financial services litigation, business disputes, and professional misconduct. Prior to joining Lewis Babcock,…
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Barnhill joins Callison Tighe law firm

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Edward D. “Butch” Barnhill Jr., a veteran attorney with decades of experience, has joined Callison Tighe as of counsel. His practice will focus on real estate, probate and business. He’s also a certified South Carolina Circuit Court Mediator. Barnhill has practiced for more than 40 years in Columbia, primarily representing clients…
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Nichole Davis named SC Bar Young Lawyer of the Year

COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 29, 2016)—Nichole Davis of Irmo has been named Young Lawyer of the Year by the SC Bar Young Lawyers Division (YLD). The annual Young Lawyer of the Year Award recognizes young lawyers who most exemplify excellence in practicing law and public service. Davis earned her Juris Doctor in 2011 from the University…
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