James Becker named 2024 Best Lawyers® ‘Lawyer of the Year’ for Litigation – Banking and Finance in Columbia

June 17, 2024

Best Lawyers has recognized Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. shareholder James Y. “Jamie” Becker as the 2024 “Lawyer of the Year” for litigation – banking and finance in Columbia, South Carolina.

Only one lawyer in each practice area within a designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” This designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and practice areas for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Jamie handles high-stakes litigation at both the trial and appellate levels, often involving representative or class action allegations or significant damage claims. He focuses on complex business litigation in business and consumer financial services, business contracts, automobile sales and marketing, commercial and consumer real estate transactions, and real estate development.

In addition to this year’s accolade, Jamie has previously been included in The Best Lawyers in America© for Consumer Law (2021-2024) and Litigation – Banking and Finance (2012-2024). He was also named the 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Banking and Finance in Columbia.


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About Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Established in 1887, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is a full-service law firm providing creative and efficient solutions for local, national and international clients. With more than 110 attorneys located throughout the Carolinas, we are well-positioned to meet the complex legal needs of our clients. Learn more at www.hsblawfirm.com.