Morton & Gettys again listed by Best Law Firms for 2021

November 5, 2020

Morton & Gettys has again been recognized as a Tier-1 firm in the Rock Hill area by Best Law Firms.

This is the firm’s fifth consecutive year in the listing by the Best Lawyers in America® publication, which recognizes the top practices in the nation by community and practice area. Morton & Gettys was named to Tier 1 for Rock Hill in real estate law, and was also recognized in the area of trusts and estates law.

To qualify for Best Law Firms, at least one of the firm’s attorneys must be included in the peer-reviewed Best Lawyers in America. This year, three Morton & Gettys attorneys were recognized among Rock Hill attorneys – John Gettys and Josh Vann in real estate law, and Joe Raad in trusts and estates.

Also this year, in its new Ones to Watch category, Best Lawyers recognized Melissa Cassell in real estate law in Rock Hill.

“We work hard at Morton & Gettys to provide the best possible representation to our clients,” firm co-founder John Gettys said. “It means a great deal to know that our peers in the profession appreciate the quality of our work.”

Once a firm is eligible to be considered for Best Lawyers, clients and colleagues evaluate the whole firm on key factors including knowledge, responsiveness, integrity and cost effectiveness. For more information, see


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 about our firm, please visit For more information about our personal injury practice, please visit