Seven Robinson Gray attorneys again named Super Lawyers; while 5 named Rising Stars

Robinson Gray announced that seven of its attorneys have been named 2020 South Carolina Super Lawyers®, and five additional lawyers from the firm were selected as 2020 South Carolina “Rising Stars.”

These 12 lawyers were honored last year, chosen for their excellence in the same practice areas. Such consistent excellence is a source of pride for Robinson Gray, whose lawyers have appeared on the Super Lawyers list for 13 years now. The attorneys were selected to the list by peer nominations, independent research and a review by attorneys in the same practice areas. Those selected from Robinson Gray, and the practice areas in which they are being honored, include:

• Betsy Gray, Business Litigation
• Becky Laffitte, Personal Injury – Products: Defense
• Bill Metzger, Creditor Debtor Rights
• Beth Richardson, Business Litigation
• Bobby Stepp, Business Litigation
• Monty Todd, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense
• Cal Watson, Business Litigation

Betsy Gray, Becky Laffitte, Bill Metzger, Beth Richardson, Bobby Stepp, Monty Todd, Cal Watson

Super Lawyers also recognizes South Carolina “Rising Stars.” This designation is used to note outstanding lawyers who are either younger than 40 or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. Those selected as Rising Stars from Robinson Gray once again include:

• Ben Gooding, Business Litigation
• Nick Haigler, Workers’ Compensation
• Paul Hoefer, Creditor Debtor Rights
• Michael Montgomery, Personal Injury General: Defense
• Jasmine Smith, Business Litigation

Ben Gooding, Nick Haigler, Paul Hoefer, Michael Montgomery, Jasmine Smith


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Located in Columbia’s historic Vista district, Robinson Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, is a South Carolina law firm that offers a tailored, hands-on approach. It provides business transactional and litigation representation in all state and federal trial and appellate courts in South Carolina. The firm’s 32 attorneys serve clients ranging from multi-national corporations to small businesses and individuals. For more, visit