Three Callison Tighe & Robinson attorneys again chosen as Super Lawyers

June 5, 2021

Once again, three Callison Tighe & Robinson attorneys have been recognized as 2021 South Carolina Super Lawyers®. They are Michael W. Tighe, Demetri “Jim” Koutrakos and Wm. Bert Brannon.

This is the 12th year in a row that Bert Brannon has now received the honor. Mike Tighe has done so for 10 years, and Jim Koutrakos for six.

Michael W. Tighe, Demetri “Jim” Koutrakos and Wm. Bert Brannon

Mr. Tighe is a certified mediator and arbitrator and experienced litigator. He has represented title insurers and their insureds, as well as lenders and major developers, in real estate-related litigation in state and federal courts in South Carolina, and in transactional matters.

Mr. Koutrakos litigates all types of real property disputes. He has handled over a thousand title insurance claims for national and regional title insurers and their insureds, including numerous major claims, bad faith claims, and litigation involving large title defects in commercial and residential properties throughout South Carolina. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars in the real estate industry.

Mr. Brannon is a certified specialist in estate planning and probate law, and he concentrates in practice in those areas. He also assists businesses through every stage of their lifetimes, from choice or entity planning to business continuation and exit planning.

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About Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC

The attorneys of Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC practice in the following areas, including trials and appeals in all state and federal courts in South Carolina: Alternative Dispute Resolution; Appellate Practice; Personal Injury Litigation; Title Insurance Litigation; Workers’ Compensation; Complex Criminal Defense; Court-Martial Defense; Government Law; Banking and Commercial Finance; Commercial Real Estate; Regulatory Law; Business Organizations; Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures; and Tax, Probate, Trusts and Estates.
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