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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.


“Law360 Names Attorneys Who Moved Up the Firm Ranks in Q1,” Law360

Apr 27, 2016

In an article published on April 22, 2016 by Law360, several of the firm’s attorneys are mentioned for their appointments to leadership roles across the firm in the first quarter. Hawthorne “Thorne” Barrett is mentioned for his appointment as Columbia office managing shareholder; Eric K. Englebardt for his appointment as Greenville office managing shareholder; Rene Josey for his appointment as Florence office managing shareholder; and Jimmy C. (Jim) Powell, Jr. for his appointment as Myrtle Beach office managing shareholder. C. Pierce Campbell is mentioned for his leadership of the Business Litigation practice group; Michael C. Chase for his leadership of the Workers’ Compensation practice group; Nicholas William Gladd for his leadership of the Product Liability practice group; Arthur E. Justice, Jr. for his leadership of the Professional Liability/Employment practice group; Michael G. Roberts for his leadership of the Business Transactions practice group; and John S. Wilkerson for his leadership of the Insurance Litigation practice group. Audra M. Byrd is mentioned for her elevation as a shareholder of the firm earlier this year. Law360 subscribers may view the full article here.


“Lawyers on the Move,” South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

Jan 26, 2016

In an article published by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly on Jan. 20, 2016, Turner Padget announces leadership appointments for 2016. Managing partners in the firm’s statewide offices are R. Hawthorne Barrett, Columbia; Eric K. Englebardt, Greenville; J. René Josey, Florence; Jimmy C. Powell Jr., Myrtle Beach; and Shawn R. Willis, Charleston. New practice group leaders are C. Pierce Campbell, business litigation; Michael E. Chase, workers’ compensation; Nicholas William Gladd, product liability; Arthur E. Justice Jr., professional liability/employment; Michael G. Roberts, business transactions; and John S. Wilkerson, insurance litigation. For the full article, you may click here.


“Turner Padget Appoints Office Managing Shareholders and Practice Group Leaders Across the Firm”

Jan 21, 2016

In an article published by Midlandsbiz, Lowcountrybizsc and Upstatebizsc on Jan. 20, 2016, Turner Padget announces firmwide leadership appointments for 2016. The firm’s Executive Committee has named office managing shareholders and practice group leaders as part of its efforts to align operations with the firm’s strategic plan. “By empowering these leaders to make day-to-day decisions for their offices and practices, our Executive Committee is able to focus on implementing our strategic plan, recruit lateral talent across South Carolina and focus on larger initiatives that will benefit the future of our firm,” said R. Wayne Byrd. “We are grateful to these attorneys for their continuous commitment to the firm. All of them balance their client work with leadership in our profession and in our local communities, and now they add these great responsibilities. We are humbled by their dedication.” For the list of shareholders appointed to leadership roles, and to view the full article, you may click here.