McNair Law Firm Attorneys Selected as Best Lawyers in America®

September 19, 2007

Columbia, SC – September 18, 2007 – McNAIR LAW FIRM, P.A. is pleased to announce that thirty-three of its attorneys, thirty in South Carolina and three in North Carolina, have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®2008 (copyright 2004 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).  Of the South Carolina lawyers sixteen are in McNair’s Columbia office.

With area(s) of practice, those selected are:

Michael M. Beal – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
Robert T. Bockman – Energy Law
M. John Bowen, Jr. – Energy Law
Carl B. Carruth – Labor and Employment Law
O. Wayne Corley – Public Finance Law
John W. Currie – Banking Law; Corporate Law; Securities Law
Robert W. Dibble, Jr. – Commercial Litigation
Erik P. Doerring – Tax Law
James P. Fields, Jr. – Government Relations Law
M. Craig Garner, Jr. – Banking Law; Health Care Law
Celeste T. Jones – Commercial Litigation
Richard J. Morgan – Labor and Employment Law
William M. Musser – Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Jonathan H. Nason – Tax Law
Sara S. “Sally” Rogers – Environmental Law
Joseph D. Walker – Employee Benefits Law

Publisher Woodward/White, Inc. states that “The Best Lawyers in America® list, representing 78 specialties in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey…” and that “the 14th edition (2008) is based on more than 2 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.”  Lawyers are not required, or allowed, to pay a fee to be listed.  Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”  For more information on this publication you can visit  For more information about these attorneys, or McNair Law Firm, P.A., please visit