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24 Turner Padget Lawyers Named Among Best Lawyers in America

Aug 15, 2018

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that 24 of its attorneys have been included among Best Lawyers in America for 2019 and 7 of them have received the “Lawyer of the Year” award. As one of the oldest and most distinguished legal directories, Best Lawyers conducts peer-review surveys to compile its annual list of top attorneys across several practice areas. The 2019 edition of the publication is available today at www.bestlawyers.com.

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17 Turner Padget Attorneys Included Among South Carolina Super Lawyers For 2018

Apr 30, 2018

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that 17 of its attorneys have been recognized by South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2018. Ten attorneys from across the firm are included among the annual list of leading lawyers, and an additional seven attorneys have been named as Rising Stars by the publication. Super Lawyers creates a diverse listing of outstanding attorneys who are honored for their professional achievements. Only five percent of lawyers in South Carolina are named as Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent are selected as Rising Stars. The complete list is available today at www.superlawyers.com.

The Turner Padget attorneys named among South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2018 are:

Charleston

Richard S. Dukes - Personal Injury - Products: Defense

John S. Wilkerson - Insurance Coverage

Columbia

Reginald W. Belcher - Employment and Labor

J. Kenneth Carter, Jr. - Personal Injury - Products: Defense

Catherine H. Kennedy - Estates and Probate

Lanneau Wm. Lambert, Jr. - Real Estate

Thomas C. Salane - Insurance Coverage

Franklin G. Shuler, Jr. - Employment and Labor

Florence

J. René Josey - Business Litigation

Myrtle Beach

R. Wayne Byrd - Business/Corp

The Turner Padget attorneys named as Rising Stars are:

Charleston

Elizabeth A. Blackwell - Creditor Debtor Rights

Brian J. Kern - Civil Litigation: Defense

Kristen N. Nichols - Creditor Debtor Rights

Nickisha M. Woodward - Personal Injury - General: Defense

Columbia

Bettis C. Rainsford, Jr. - Personal Injury - Products: Defense

Florence

C. Pierce Campbell - Business Litigation

Myrtle Beach

Audra M. Byrd - Civil Litigation: Defense

Every year, Super Lawyers selects attorneys from all firm sizes and over 70 practice areas throughout the U.S. Each candidate undergoes a multiphase selection process where they are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers can be found online at www.superlawyers.com, where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.

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26 Turner Padget Lawyers Named Among Best Lawyers in America

Aug 15, 2017

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that 26 of its attorneys have been included among Best Lawyers in America for 2018. As one of the oldest and most distinguished legal directories, Best Lawyers conducts peer-review surveys to compile its annual list of top attorneys across several practice areas. The 2018 edition of the publication is available today at www.bestlawyers.com.

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17 Turner Padget Attorneys Included Among South Carolina Super Lawyers For 2017

Apr 26, 2017

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that 17 of its attorneys have been recognized by South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2017. Ten attorneys from across the firm are included among the annual list of leading lawyers, and an additional seven attorneys have been named as Rising Stars by the publication. Super Lawyers creates a diverse listing of outstanding attorneys who are honored for their professional achievements. Only five percent of lawyers in South Carolina are named as Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent are selected as Rising Stars. The complete list is available today at www.superlawyers.com

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20 Turner Padget Lawyers Named Among Best Lawyers in America

Aug 16, 2016

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that 20 of its attorneys have been included among Best Lawyers in America for 2017. As one of the oldest and most distinguished legal directories, Best Lawyers conducts peer-review surveys to compile its annual list of top attorneys across several practice areas. The 2017 edition of the publication is available today at www.bestlawyers.com.

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“TPGL Honored by Central Carolina Community Foundation for Ongoing Philanthropic Commitment”

May 10, 2016

In articles published on May 4, 2016, Turner Padget is highlighted for its recognition by the Central Carolina Community Foundation (CCCF) for the firm’s ongoing contribution to Columbia-based nonprofit organizations and philanthropic efforts. Ebony Perkins, donor relations manager of CCCF, presented Turner Padget CEO Wayne Byrd with a gift commemorating the firm’s ongoing sponsorship to the organization. Turner Padget’s financial contributions have helped CCCF facilitate grants to support charitable projects in and around the 11 counties of the Midlands. You may access the full article here.

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Turner Padget Honored By Central Carolina Community Foundation For Ongoing Philanthropic Commitment

May 05, 2016

Turner Padget was recognized by Central Carolina Community Foundation (CCCF) for its ongoing contribution to Columbia-based nonprofit organizations and philanthropic efforts. Ebony Perkins, donor relations manager of CCCF, presented Turner Padget with a picture by artist Laurie McIntosh. Chief executive officer R. Wayne Byrd accepted the gift on the firm’s behalf. Turner Padget of counsel Catherine H. Kennedy serves on the organization's board of directors.

Turner Padget has been an active sponsor of the Central Carolina Community Foundation for three years. The firm’s financial contributions have helped the organization facilitate grants to support charitable organizations in and around the 11 counties of the Midlands.

Central Carolina Community Foundation was founded in 1984 and is a nonprofit organization that links charitable people and businesses with areas of need in the Midlands. The Foundation receives gifts and bequests from individuals, families, businesses and organizations. Its mission is to promote, facilitate and increase philanthropy to create a sustainable impact within our community through responsible giving.

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19 Turner Padget Attorneys Included Among South Carolina Super Lawyers For 2016

Apr 25, 2016

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that 19 of its attorneys have been recognized by South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2016. Ten attorneys from across the firm are included among the annual list of leading lawyers, and an additional nine attorneys have been named as Rising Stars by the publication. Super Lawyers creates a diverse listing of outstanding attorneys who are honored for their professional achievements. Only five percent of lawyers in South Carolina are named as Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent are selected as Rising Stars. The complete list is available today at www.superlawyers.com

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Nine Turner Padget Lawyers Named Columbia Business Monthly’s Legal Elite

Oct 07, 2015

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that nine of its attorneys have been included among Columbia Business Monthly's annual list of Legal Elite. This prestigious recognition honors attorneys in the Midlands for their professional acumen and stature in the legal community. The winners are drawn from a pool of peer-nominated candidates, and are regarded as the best and most well-respected attorneys in their fields. 

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“Four Turner Padget Attorneys Selected Among Women Leaders in the Law for 2015,” Midlandsbiz

Oct 02, 2015

In an article published on Sept. 18, 2015, Turner Padget announces that four of its attorneys have been recognized among the Legal Leaders’ Women Leaders in the Law for 2015.

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Four Turner Padget Attorneys Selected Among Women Leaders in the Law for 2015

Sep 24, 2015

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that four of its attorneys have been recognized by American Lawyer Media (ALM) and Fortune Magazine among the Legal Leaders’ Women Leaders in the Law for 2015. The attorneys recognized include Cynthia C. Dooley, Julie Jeffords Moose, Nosizi Ralephata and Catherine H. Kennedy. 

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“Lawyers on the Move,” South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

Aug 18, 2015

In an article published on August 4, 2015, South Carolina Lawyers Weekly reported that Catherine Kennedy was honored with the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award for her service to the practice of probate, estate and trust law in South Carolina. 

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20 Turner Padget Lawyers Named Among Best Lawyers in America

Aug 17, 2015

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that 20 of its attorneys have been included among Best Lawyers in America for 2016. In addition, four attorneys earned the additional distinction as Lawyers of the Year by the publication. 

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“Folks About Town,” Columbia Star

Jul 28, 2015

In an article published on July 24, 2015, the Columbia Star reported that Catherine Kennedy was honored with the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award for her service to the practice of probate, estate and trust law in South Carolina.

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“Turner Padget’s Catherine Kennedy Honored for Meritorious Service,” MidlandsBiz

Jul 24, 2015

 In an article published on July 20, 2015, Midlandsbiz reported that Catherine Kennedy received the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award.

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“Turner Padget’s Kennedy Honored for Meritorious Service,” SCNOW

Jul 24, 2015

In an article published on July 17, 2015, SCNow reported that Catherine Kennedy received the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award. 

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“Midlands People & Achievements:  Catherine Kennedy,” The State

Jul 24, 2015

In an article published on July 22, 2015, The State reported that Catherine Kennedy was honored with the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award for her service to the practice of probate, estate and trust law in South Carolina. Kennedy was nominated by her peers in the South Carolina Bar. 

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“Turner Padget’s Kennedy Honored with Probate and Estate Award,”  Columbia Regional Business Report

Jul 24, 2015

In an article published on July 22, 2015, Columbia Regional Business Report announced that the South Carolina Bar Association has honored Catherine Kennedy with the Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award.

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Turner Padget’s Catherine Kennedy Honored for Meritorious Service to Probate, Estate and Trust Law

Jul 17, 2015

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. announces that Catherine H. Kennedy has been honored with the South Carolina Bar’s Robert P. Wilkins Probate and Estate Award. This inaugural distinction was established to recognize an attorney’s meritorious service to the practice of probate, estate and trust law in the State of South Carolina. Kennedy was nominated by her peers in the South Carolina Bar, and honored at the biennial Al Todd Estate Planning Workshop on July 11. Kennedy is special counsel in Turner Padget’s Columbia office.

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25 Turner Padget Attorneys Selected Among South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2015

May 01, 2015

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that 15 of its attorneys have been included among South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2015, and an additional 10 attorneys have been recognized as Rising Stars by the publication. Only five percent of lawyers in the state are named as Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent are honored as Rising Stars, which include attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.

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