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Jun 25, 2018

Turner Padget Adds New Attorneys And Continues Firmwide Growth Efforts

Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. announces the addition of three attorneys. Dalhi N. Myers joins as of counsel in the firm's Business Litigation and Transactions practice and is based in Columbia. Cheslyne Shea Brighthop and Marcus J. Brown join as associates in the firm's Insurance Litigation practice, both based in Columbia. Their arrivals bring the total number of new attorneys to join the firm this year to ten.

"One of our priorities for this year is to bolster our ranks within our core practice areas," said R. Wayne Byrd, chief executive officer of Turner Padget. "With these additions – and the opening of our Augusta office – we are well on our way to achieving our goal. These arrivals further support our ability to respond promptly and strategically to our clients' legal needs."

Jun 21, 2018

Two Turner Padget Attorneys Complete South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy

Turner Padget announces that Allyce Bailey and Cheslyne Shea Brighthop have successfully completed the South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy program of study for 2018. The Academy is a highly selective program designed to equip members with networking opportunities, professionalism training, community awareness, and other skills necessary to give back to the profession and position themselves as leaders in the community.

May 07, 2018

Turner Padget Shareholder Named to Most Powerful Employment Attorney List

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce that, for the seventh consecutive year, Reginald “Reggie” Belcher has been included in Human Resource Executive Magazine’s list of 40 “Up and Comers” in the annual ranking of “The Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys.” Belcher has been the only attorney from South Carolina to make the list during the past seven years.

The complete 2018 list, which Human Resource Executive publishes in conjunction with Lawdragon, is available here.

Belcher defends private and public-sector employers in state and federal courts, including class and collective actions, and before governmental agencies. He conducts human resources audits and writes employee handbooks, affirmative action plans, employment contracts, and trade secret and non-compete agreements. Belcher advises and trains managers on workplace compliance issues involving wage and hour laws, equal employment opportunity, union avoidance, and labor relations.

This most powerful employment attorneys list involves an extensive selection process handled jointly by Human Resource Executive, which goes out to more than 75,000 top-ranking human resource executives, and Lawdragon, the Los-Angeles-based networking site used by more than 300,000 leading lawyers and judges throughout the United States. Lawyers who earn exemplary marks from clients, peers, colleagues and judges are awarded the distinction of inclusion on the list.

May 03, 2018

Turner Padget Earns National Recognition as Leading Law Firm in Chambers USA

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce the firm's national recognition in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, a highly regarded legal directory, featuring client-led intelligence on America’s leading lawyers for business. Turner Padget was honored among South Carolina law firms in the practice area of:  Litigation – General Commercial.

In addition, six of the firm’s shareholders are ranked as leading practitioners in their respective fields. The complete Chambers USA guide is available today at http://www.chambersandpartners.com/USA.


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Mar 21, 2016

Frank Shuler to Speak at PLAN Regional Meeting in Atlanta

Shareholder and employment attorney Franklin G. Shuler, Jr., will be presenting at the Professional Liability Attorney Network (PLAN) Regional Meeting in Atlanta on April 12, 2016. 

|Frank Shuler
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Mar 03, 2015

Frank Shuler Webinar Presenter for PLAN on March 18, 2015

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that shareholder and employment attorney Franklin G. Shuler, Jr., will be presenting a webinar on March 18, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern. 

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