Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorney Sam Mabry elected SC ABOTA president

 

Greenville attorney Don Sellers inducted CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA, FLORENCE, GREENVILLE, SC & WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 9, 2009 – The law firm of Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. is pleased to announce…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Ellis Lawhorne Announces Hill as a New Shareholder in the Firm

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 10, 2009 – Ellis, Lawhorne & Sims, P.A., is pleased to announce Matthew B. Hill as its newest shareholder. Hill is a member of the Business, Real…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet Awards 6 Diversity Scholarships to Minority Law Students in North and South Carolina

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 10, 2009 – Nexsen Pruet announced today that six minority law school students from North and South Carolina have earned scholarships through the firm’s Diversity Scholarship Program.…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Callison Tighe & Robinson’s Hal Hanlin Rejoins Firm as Partner

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 9, 2009 – George Harold (Hal) Hanlin has rejoined the Columbia, SC law firm of Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC as a Member. Mr. Hanlin’s practice areas…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Richardson Plowden’s Gifford selected to Surety Claims Institute

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 5, 2009 – Emily R. Gifford of Richardson, Plowden & Robinson, P.A., has been selected for membership in the Surety Claims Institute. The Surety Claims Institute…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Billy Wilkins Named to Panel Studying Issues in Military Justice

 

GREENVILLE, S – January 27, 2009 – William W. Billy Wilkins, the former Chief Judge of the U.S. Fourth Circuit who now heads three practice groups at Nexsen Pruet, has…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Six Smith Moore Leatherwood Attorneys Named “South Carolina Super Lawyers”

 

GREENVILLE, SC—January 27, 2009—The 2009 listing of South Carolina’s top attorneys, published by Super Lawyers® magazine, includes six lawyers from the Greenville office of Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP. The South…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Opens Washington Office

 

Mike Tongour to lead governmental relations practice COLUMBIA, SC – January 26, 2009 – The law firm of Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. announced plans today to open an office in Washington, DC. …

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Richele Keel Taylor Joins Fisher & Phillips

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 22, 2009 – Richele Keel Taylor has joined the South Carolina office of the national labor and employment law firm Fisher & Phillips LLP. “Richele joins…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Brad Waring to Serve as ABA State Bar Delegate

 

CHARLESTON, SC – January 22, 2009 – Bradish J. (Brad) Waring, a Partner in Nexsen Pruet’s Charleston office, has been named as an ABA State Bar Delegate by the South Carolina…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Announces New Shareholders – Attorneys Applegate, Frick and Spruill elected

 

CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA, FLORENCE, AND GREENVILLE, SC – January 14, 2009 – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A., is pleased to announce the election of three new shareholders, effective January 1, 2009.  Lydia…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

McAngus Goudelock & Courie Opens New Office in Myrtle Beach

 

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – January 12, 2009 – McAngus Goudelock & Courie is pleased to announce the opening of its Myrtle Beach office in the Parkway Office Plaza, located at…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Fisher & Phillips Launches Convenient Educational Initiative

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 12, 2009 – The South Carolina office of national labor and employment law firm Fisher & Philips LLP will kick off a major new educational initiative…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Callison Tighe & Robinson Partner D. Reece Williams III featured in Irish America Magazine’s “Stars of the South” Tribute

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 6, 2009 – D. Reece Williams III, partner at Columbia, SC based Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLP, was recently featured in Irish America Magazine’s “Stars of…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet Opens Raleigh Office

 

Ernie Pearson, Former Gov. Holshouser Join Firm RALEIGH, NC – January 5, 2009 – Nexsen Pruet today announced the opening of a Raleigh office that will include Ernie Pearson, former assistant…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet Elects Four New Members

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 2, 2009 – Nexsen Pruet announced today that Laurie Becker, Jim Blair, Jamie Hedgepath and Dennis Lynch have been elected Members (partners) of the firm.  Laurie Becker (Columbia)…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Susi McWilliams Honored with 2008 Matthew Perry Civility Award

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 12, 2008 – Nexsen Pruet announced today that Susi McWilliams is the recipient of the 2008 Matthew Perry Civility Award.  The Richland County Bar Association presented the…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet Wins $3 Million Verdict Against Exxon Mobil

 

DARLINGTON, SC – November 24, 2008 – A legal team headed by Nexsen Pruet’s Marguerite Willis secured a $3 million verdict against Exxon Mobil Corporation on behalf of a Darlington company…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Adds Attorneys in Greenville and Charleston

 

CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA, FLORENCE AND GREENVILLE, SC – NOVEMBER 21, 2008 – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. is pleased to announce that Bonnie E. Allen, Kenneth N. (Ken) Shaw and Adam N.…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Three New Associates Join Nexsen Pruet

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 17, 2008 – Nexsen Pruet announced today that Larkin Ellzey, Amy Jowers, and Chris King have joined the firm as associates. Ellzey will concentrate his practice in…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Four Attorneys Elected to Motley Rice LLC Membership

 

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC – October 29, 2009 – Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation’s largest plaintiffs’ litigation firms, today announces the promotion of John A. Baden IV, Vincent L. Greene…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Kurt Rozelsky Named Vice Chair of DRI Committee

 

Greenville attorney to help guide Trucking Law Committee GREENVILLE, SC – October 27, 2008 – Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP attorney Kurt M. Rozelsky has been appointed Vice Chair of the…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Mr. Nexsen Inspirational Walk

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 28, 2008 – Six days a week, Julian Nexsen walks three miles.  The founding member of Nexsen Pruet, LLC and he knows that exercise is the…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Six Sowell Gray Attorneys Included in 2008 Super Lawyers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 7, 2008 – Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC, proudly announces that six attorneys were recognized by their peers as South Carolina Super Lawyers. Betsy Gray…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Michael Montgomery Joins Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 7, 2008 – Michael Montgomery has joined Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC as an associate. Previously, Michael served as a clerk for the Honorable Costa…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Daniel Hayes Certified as Circuit Court Mediator

 

COLUMBIA, SC, – October 7, 2008 – Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte partner Daniel W. Hayes has been certified as a Circuit Court Mediator by the SC Board of Arbitrator…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

William 'Billy' Wilkins, Former Chief Judge, Joins Nexsen Pruet

 

Noted national judicial figure to head 3 practice groups, including White-Collar Crime GREENVILLE, SC – October 6, 2008 – William W. Billy Wilkins, Ronald Reagan’s first selection to the federal…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

William 'Billy' Wilkins, Former Chief Judge, Joins Nexsen Pruet

 

Noted national judicial figure to head 3 practice groups, including White-Collar Crime William ‘Billy’ Wilkins, Former Chief Judge, Joins Nexsen Pruet GREENVILLE, SC – October 6, 2008 – William W. Billy…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Tami McKnew Co-Authors Franchise and Distribution Law Book

 

Greenville attorney one of two seasoned attorneys to present annual review GREENVILLE, NC – September 30, 2008 – Smith Moore Leatherwood attorney Natalma M. (Tami) McKnew has co-authored the Annual…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

45 Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Selected for Best Lawyers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 19, 2008 – Forty-five Nexsen Pruet attorneys will be included in the 2009 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.   The publication also ranks Nexsen Pruet #1…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

SC lawyer tapped to chair National Bond Lawyers

 

GREENVILLE, SC – On September 17, SC attorney Kathleen Crum (Kathy) McKinney was elected president-elect of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) at its 2008 annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois,…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

William Floyd Joins the Board of the SC Chamber of Commerce

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 17, 2008 – William Floyd III, an employment and labor attorney in Nexsen Pruet’s Columbia office, will serve on the 2008-2009 Board of Directors of the South…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. Leads Again in the Best Lawyers in America

 

CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA, FLORENCE, AND GREENVILLE, SC – September 16, 2008 – Thirty-seven lawyers at Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A., were included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2009 edition, which was…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Eric Shytle Rejoins Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 15, 2008 – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. takes pleasure in announcing that B. Eric Shytle, a former shareholder of the law firm, has rejoined its governmental organizations and…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Attorney re-Elected to National Bar Association

 

GREENVILLE, SC – September 15, 2008 – Rosalyn H. Mattingly, Special Counsel at Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A., was re-elected to the National Bar Association’s Board of Governors as an Affiliate Representative…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Steve Farrar Re-Elected to One-Year Term as VP of FDCC

 

Smith Moore Leatherwood attorney furthers leadership roles GREENVILLE, SC – August 27, 2008 – Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP attorney Steven A. Farrar has been re-elected to a one-year term as…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet's Rick Reames to Chair SC Bar Tax Section

 

COLUMBIA, SC – August 19, 2008 – Rick Reames, a Member (partner) in Nexsen Pruet’s Columbia office, has been selected as chairman of the South Carolina Bar Association’s Tax Section…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Nexsen Pruet Secures $107 Million Settlement in Textile Price-Fixing Case; Court Rules There was a Cover Up

 

CHARLOTTE, NC – August 4, 2008  – Nexsen Pruet’s Antitrust Practice Group recently settled federal claims against Hoechst Celanese Corporation and its affiliated entities for $107 million in a case involving…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Smith Moore, Leatherwood to Join Practices

 

Newly combined firm creates legal presence from Atlanta to NC Coast. GREENVILLE, SC – July 17, 2008 – Two familiar names on the Southeast legal landscape are combining practices.  Effective…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

Former South Carolina State Superintendent of Education Joins McNair Law Firm

 

COLUMBIA, SC – July 10, 2008 – M. William Youngblood, Managing Shareholder of McNair Law Firm, P.A., announced today that Inez Tenenbaum, South Carolina State Superintendent of Education from 1999…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law

McNair Law Firm, P.A. Recognized by Chambers USA, 2008 Edition

 

COLUMBIA, SC – June 16, 2008 – McNAIR LAW FIRM, P.A. IS RECOGNIZED AGAIN THIS YEAR BY CHAMBERS USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2007 ® FOR ITS PRACTICE AREAS OF…

Read More

Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law