18 Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Named Among South Carolina’s “Super Lawyers”

April 15, 2008

Columbia, SC – April 15, 2008 – Eighteen Nexsen Pruet attorneys have been named among South Carolina’s “Super Lawyers” in a Law & Politics publication survey. The eighteen experienced attorneys represent a broad base of legal areas which are critical to the advancement of business and industry in South Carolina.


Recipients in their respective categories include:


Harold W. Jacobs, Charleston


Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights

Eugene T. (“Gene”) Allen, III, Columbia

Rose D. Manos, Columbia

Julio E. (“Rick”) Mendoza, Jr., Columbia


Business Litigation

Paul A. Dominick, Charleston

Val H. Stieglitz, Columbia

Bruce R. Wallace, Charleston

Bradish J. (“Brad”) Waring, Charleston


Construction Ligitation

Henry W. Brown, Columbia


Employee Benefits / ERISA

Michael T. Brittingham, Columbia


Employment and Labor

David E. Dubberly, Columbia

Victoria L. Eslinger, Columbia

Mary L. (“Molly”) Hughes, Charleston

Susan P. (“Susi”) McWilliams, Columbia


Employment Litigation: Defense

Thomas L. Stephenson, Greenville



W. Thomas Lavender, Jr., Columbia


General Litigation

Thomas S. Tisdale, Jr., Charleston


Real Estate

Edward O. Menzie, Columbia


“The fact that our lawyers were recognized in many different areas of law reinforces our strength as a full-service firm,” said Leighton Lord, board chairman of Nexsen Pruet. “We congratulate each of the attorneys listed.”

Super Lawyers is a peer-nominated recognition list based on practice work completed throughout 2007. “Super Lawyers” exists to provide a comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource to assist attorneys and clients in the search for legal counsel.

Nexsen Pruet, PLLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 170 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head, and Myrtle Beach, S.C. and in Charlotte and Greensboro, N.C. Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues.

For further information, see www.nexsenpruet.com.