Three Morton & Gettys attorneys named to ‘Best Lawyers’ for 2020


ROCK HILL, S.C. – Three attorneys with the Rock Hill firm of Morton & Gettys have been named to Best Lawyers in America for 2020. The 26th edition recognizes John Gettys and Joshua Vann in the area of real estate law, and Joe Raad in trusts and estates.

Raad has received the recognition six times, and Gettys and Vann are being honored by the leading legal publication for the third consecutive year.

Gettys, one of the firm’s co-founders, focuses on residential real estate, while Vann concentrates on commercial real estate, guiding large projects from idea to completion. Raad is a certified specialist in estate planning and probate.

Best Lawyers in America is seen as a definitive guide to the legal profession nationally. Based on confidential evaluations by the top attorneys in the country, the publication is ad-free, and no fee is required to be included. Attorneys who are recognized are subject to peer review within both their practice areas and their cities.

About Morton & Gettys
Established in 2001 in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Morton & Gettys, LLC, is a growing firm that represents clients throughout South Carolina and beyond. Our attorneys counsel corporations, businesses of all sizes and individuals with a range of needs. The wide scope of practice areas includes business and corporate law, commercial and residential real estate, estate planning and probate law, personal injury as a result of automobile accidents and more. The firm includes experienced litigators, veteran divorce and child custody lawyers, and attorneys well-versed in drunk driving law and other areas of criminal defense. For more information, please visit

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