Best Law Firms places Callison Tighe & Robinson in Top Tier in Six Areas for 2022

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Best Law Firms in America has named Callison Tighe & Robinson to its top tier in six practice areas in its 2022 edition.

A firm must have at least one attorney recognized in Best Lawyers in America in the same year to be considered. This year, every attorney in the firm appeared in that publication.

This year’s Tier 1 honors for the Columbia area are in Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Banking & Finance; Litigation – Insurance; Litigation – Real Estate; Real Estate Law; Trusts & Estates Law.

This is the 50th year the firm has been practicing, and the 12th in a row in which it has been named to Best Law Firms.
Callison Tighe also was recognized by the guide in six additional practices areas: Corporate Law; Litigation – Trusts & Estates; Tax Law; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs; Workers' Compensation Law – Claimants.

Eleven from the firm were honored in the Best Lawyers in America list earlier area this year: Butch Barnhill; Bert Brannon; Woody Cleveland; Rick Detwiler; Ian T. Duggan; Drew English; Jim Koutrakos; Louis Lang; Ralph Robinson; Mike Tighe; Alex Weatherly; and Reece Williams.

In addition, Mr. Brannon was named Lawyer of the Year in Columbia in the area of Litigation – Trusts and Estates. Only one attorney is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each practice area and location.

The firm’s other three lawyers recognized as “Ones to Watch,” a category for attorneys in the first decade of their careers: Harry Dixon, Matthew Jepertinger and Yani Mouratev.

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review by fellow attorneys in the same practice areas and cities. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. For more information, go to

About Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC

The attorneys of Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC, represent clients in matters involving Commercial Disputes; Personal Injury; Title Insurance claims; Workers' Compensation; Complex Criminal Defense; Court-Martial Defense; Banking and Commercial Finance; Business Organizations and Succession Planning; Commercial Real Estate; Tax, Probate, Trusts and Estate Planning. For more information, visit

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