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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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Turner Padget Attorney Recipient of SCWLA Emerging Leader Award

Sep 07, 2017

Turner Padget announces that Kristen N. Nichols is the recipient of the 2017 South Carolina Women Lawyers Association (SCWLA) Emerging Leader Award. The purpose of this award is to provide an opportunity to a SCWLA member to learn and grow as a leader through participation in Leadership South Carolina. The award is designed to benefit a SCWLA member who has the skills, qualities, and experience of someone who has the potential to become a leader in the Bar and with SCWLA.

Nichols is a member of Turner Padget’s Real Estate and Lending Transactions, Business and Commercial Litigation, and Alternative Dispute Resolution practices. Combining her litigation and transactional experience, she regularly represents local and regional banks, lenders, investors and small businesses. She is a frequent speaker on topics related to her practice in both professional continuing education and classroom settings.

Nichols earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina and her law degree from Michigan State University. Outside of the office, she devotes much of her time to fundraising for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and serves on the board of Charleston chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW).

As one of the oldest and most recognized leadership development programs in the country, Leadership South Carolina is dedicated to educating and enlightening highly motivated people who have demonstrated commitment and service to their community and are striving to reach a higher level of service to the benefit of the Palmetto State.

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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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Two Turner Padget Attorneys Named to South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy

Oct 28, 2016

Turner Padget announces that Kristen N. Nichols and Nickisha M. Woodward have been selected as participants of the South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy for 2017. This highly selective program is designed to equip emerging leaders with networking opportunities, professionalism training, community awareness and other skills necessary to give back to the profession and position themselves as community influencers. 

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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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“Memos and distinctions,” Charleston Post & Courier

Feb 17, 2016

In an article published by Charleston Post & Courier on Feb. 15, 2016, Kristen Nichols is mentioned for her appointment as 2016 president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Charleston. CREW is a national organization dedicated to advancing the achievements of women in commercial real estate through business development, leadership and community outreach. You may access the full article here.

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“Kristen N. Nichols Named President of Commercial Real Estate Women Charleston”

Feb 17, 2016

In an article published by the Charleston Regional Business Journal on Feb. 15, 2016, Kristen Nichols is mentioned for her appointment as 2016 president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Charleston. Nichols will lead CREW in its mission of advancing the achievements of local women in commercial real estate. She is a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Lending Transactions, Business and Commercial Litigation, and Alternative Dispute Resolution practices, and combining her litigation and transactional experience, she regularly represents local and regional banks, lenders, investors and small businesses. You may view the full article here.

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“Nichols Named President of Charleston’s CREW Chapter,” Palmetto Business Daily

Feb 16, 2016

In an article published by Palmetto Business Daily on Feb, 12, 2016, Kristen Nichols is mentioned for her appointment as president of CREW Charleston. CREW’s goal is to spotlight achievements made by women who work in the commercial real estate field. Charleston is one of the newest of CREW’s more than 9,500 chapters; its membership includes women in the area who work as brokers, bankers, developers, architects and engineers. At Turner Padget, Nichols focuses on business and commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. She has served as counsel for several of Charleston’s banks, lending institutions, investors and small business owners. You may view the full article here.

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“Lawyers on the Move,” South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

Feb 02, 2016

In an article published by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly on Jan. 28, 2016, Turner Padget announces that Charleston-based attorney Kristen Nichols has been appointed as the 2016 president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Charleston. Nichols will lead CREW in the mission of advancing the achievements of local women in commercial real estate. She is a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Lending Transactions, Business and Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution practices. You may view the full article here.

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“Turner Padget’s Kristen Nichols Named as President of Charleston CREW,” LowcountrybizSC

Jan 28, 2016

In an article published by LowcountrybizSC on Jan. 28, 2016, Turner Padget announces that Charleston-based attorney Kristen Nichols has been appointed as the 2016 president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Charleston. Nichols will lead CREW in the mission of advancing the achievements of local women in commercial real estate. Nichols is a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Lending Transactions, Business and Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution practices. Combining her litigation and transactional experiences, she regularly represents local and regional banks, lenders, investors and small businesses. You may view the full article here.

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Turner Padget’s Kristen Nichols Named as President of Charleston Crew

Jan 25, 2016

Turner Padget announces that Charleston-based attorney Kristen N. Nichols was appointed as the 2016 president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Charleston. Nichols will lead CREW in the mission of advancing the achievements of local women in commercial real estate. 

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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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Kristen Nichols Elected to Board of SCWLA

Jan 16, 2015

Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. is pleased to announce that Kristen N. Nichols has been elected to the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association effective January 24, 2015.

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Kristen Nichols Joins Turner Padget Charleston Office

Nov 04, 2014

Kristen N. Nichols has joined the law firm of Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. and is based in the Charleston office. Ms. Nichols practices in the areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Lending Transactions, and Business and Commercial Litigation.

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