Dec 03, 2018
Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. is pleased to announce the election of the firm’s new Chief Executive Officer. The South Atlantic law firm will now be led by Florence-based Chief Executive Officer C. Pierce Campbell. Former Chief Executive Officer R. Wayne Byrd concludes his term, and continues as a Shareholder in the Business Litigation Group.
“We are excited about building our future upon the strong foundation provided by our 90-year legacy,” said Campbell, who has spent his career at Turner Padget. “Our recent expansion into Georgia, along with service providers in North Carolina and Florida, allow us to better serve our client’s needs in the rapidly evolving legal world. Understanding our clients’ business goals deeply and working to be a partner in exceeding those expectations is at the core of how our attorneys practice law. I am excited about the opportunities ahead and I know that our attorneys and staff bring the expertise and experience needed in this ever-changing world.”
Campbell’s practice focuses on corporate counseling and commercial litigation of all types. He also handles a variety of banking, probate, and trust litigation. In addition to his continuing law practice, Campbell is active his profession and community, where he serves as Chair of the City of Florence Design Review Board and on the Board of the McLeod Health Foundation. He has served in leadership roles in the American Bar Association Section of Litigation for the past 12 years.
Campbell holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Georgia and a juris doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Nov 13, 2018
Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. is pleased to announce the addition of three new attorneys. David Kershaw joins as an associate in the firm’s Business Litigation and Transaction practice and is based in Greenville; Ross C. DuRant joins as an associate in the firm’s Insurance Litigation practice and is based in Columbia; and Robert Mangum joins as an associate in the firm’s Business Litigation and Transactions practice and is based in Augusta.
“These three additions strengthen our ability to respond promptly and strategically to our clients’ legal needs and we are pleased to have them on board,” said C. Pierce Campbell, Shareholder and Chief Marketing Officer of Turner Padget.
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.
Aug 01, 2018
Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. is pleased to announce that five of its attorneys have been included among Columbia Business Monthly’s 2018 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. The complete list of honorees is available in the August issue of Columbia Business Monthly.
The Turner Padget attorneys named among the 2018 Legal Elite and the areas in which they are recognized are:
- Lanneau Wm. Lambert, Jr. – Commercial Real Estate
- Ian D. McVey – Bankruptcy
- Charles F. Moore – Insurance Law and Personal Injury
- Thomas C. Salane – Insurance Law
- Frank G. Shuler, Jr. – Labor & Employment
Columbia Business Monthly is the go-to resource for Columbia’s business leaders, rising stars, entrepreneurs and any people or groups who have a vested interest in the success of the Columbia business community. The magazine highlights what’s new, what’s developing, and what’s being debated in board rooms, legislative chambers and office hallways.