Super Lawyers recognizes two Morton & Gettys attorneys in 2020

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Super Lawyers has recognized two attorneys with the Rock Hill firm of Morton & Gettys for 2020.

Bev Carroll has been named a Super Lawyer in the area of employment and labor law in the Rock Hill area, while Elizabeth Smith Owen has again been named a Rising Star in the area of family law.

Bev Carroll and Elizabeth Smith Owen

Bev Carroll is the current president of the South Carolina Bar, having held several other leadership positions with the Bar over the years.

Elizabeth Smith Owen, a partner with Morton & Gettys, is an experienced divorce lawyer who represents clients in cases involving such issues as child custody, child support, alimony and spousal support, visitation, adoption, and prenuptial agreements.

The Super Lawyers selection process starts with peer nominations, followed by independent research that assesses lawyers in 12 areas. Evaluations from colleagues in the same practice areas also are included.

The Rising Stars designation is used to recognize lawyers who are either younger than 40 or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.


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 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, please visit