Nexsen Pruet Names New Partner in Columbia Office

January 2, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – January 2, 2008 – Nexsen Pruet announced that J. David Black, has been named Member (partner) of the firm’s Columbia office.

J. David Black. David Black practices in the areas of complex civil litigation, commercial litigation, software litigation, intellectual property, and procurement.  He also has broad experience in electric-utility law, including electric-service rights, eminent domain, territorial assignment disputes, and all aspects of litigation, regulation, and counseling, with an emphasis on cooperative organizations. Black earned his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina and his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Before joining Nexsen Pruet, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Kenneth G. Goode of the Sixth Judicial Circuit.

Nexsen Pruet, LLC 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 Charlotte and Greensboro, N.C.  Founded in 1945, 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