Hedrick Gardner Welcomes New Partner Joshua Shaw

Columbia, SC- Hedrick Gardner is pleased to announce that Joshua D. Shaw has joined the firm as a partner in the Columbia, SC office. He will practice in the firm’s Construction Law practice group.

Josh has developed a diverse state-wide construction practice that has included representation of general contractors, subcontractors, product manufacturers and professionals in construction defect actions and contract disputes.  He also has extensive experience advising insurance carriers on complex insurance coverage issues and litigating coverage disputes.

“We are excited about the experience that Josh brings to the firm,” said Hedrick Gardner managing partner Paul Lawrence. “He is a valuable addition to our team and will be a great benefit to our clients in South Carolina.”

With deep roots in Columbia, Josh graduated magna cum laude from both the University of South Carolina Honors College and University of South Carolina School of Law.  Prior to joining Hedrick Gardner, he practiced for nearly 9 years at another Columbia firm.

Committed to his profession and his community, Josh regularly volunteers his time to a variety of causes and initiatives.  He has served on the SC Bar’s Judicial Qualifications Committee for most of his legal career, is the president of his church’s governing board, and has volunteered with a variety of SC Bar initiatives, including organizing donation drives for domestic violence shelters.

About Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP

With nearly 100 attorneys located in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Wilmington, North Carolina and Columbia, South Carolina, Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP is among the Carolinas’ leading law firms for conflict prevention, conflict management and conflict resolution. Hedrick Gardner has built a strong reputation of representing clients ranging from small and medium size businesses to Fortune 500 companies including national retailers, transportation companies, financial institutions, health care organizations, insurance companies, and professional services firms.  For more information please visit www.hedrickgardner.com.