Morton & Gettys earns two Tier 1 honors in “Best Law Firms in America”

November 3, 2022

ROCK HILL, SC – Morton & Gettys has earned Tier 1 ratings in the practice areas of Real Estate Law and Trust and Estates Law in the just-released 2023 edition of “Best Law Firms in America.”

The national directory also has recognized the firm for its work in Employment Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment Law.

This marks the third consecutive year Morton & Gettys has been honored as a Tier 1 firm in Real Estate Law for the Rock Hill area, and the first year of Tier 1 recognition in Trusts and Estates Law. It is the first year the firm has been recognized in the areas of Employment Law – Management, and Litigation – Labor and Employment Law.

A collaboration between “Best Lawyers in America” and U.S. News & World Report published annually for 13 years, “Best Law Firms” includes rankings across 75 practice areas. To quality for inclusion, a firm must have at least one attorney recognized in the same year’s edition of “Best Lawyers in America.”

Morton & Gettys qualified when Beverly A. Carroll, John Gettys, Joseph Raad and Joshua D. Vann were included in the 2023 “Best Lawyers in America.” Melissa Cassell and Nate Pierce were highlighted in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” a companion piece that recognizes attorneys under age 40 or with less than 10 years’ practice.


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