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May 31, 2016

Turner Padget Earns National Recognition for Employment and Litigation Practices

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce the firm's national recognition in the 2016 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 two practice areas: Labor & Employment and Litigation – General Commercial. In the latter category, the firm rose one band over its 2015 ranking, reflecting Turner Padget's increased depth in complex and diverse litigation matters. 

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Nov 24, 2015

Turner Padget Continues Statewide Expansion Effort With Two Attorneys

Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. announces the addition of two associates, Florence-based Elizabeth S. Kahn and Columbia-based Samuel Vernon Priddy IV. These attorneys support the firm’s commitment to building its five South Carolina offices, bringing the total number of new hires this year to 10 lawyers.  

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Nov 02, 2015

Turner Padget Earns National Recognition as Leading Law Firm in 37 Practice Areas

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized in the 2016 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers  “Best Law Firms” list. The firm is honored in 37 practice areas in the Charleston, Columbia and Greenville markets. The list is published collaboratively by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers, and is available today at www.usnews.com/bestlawfirms.

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Oct 02, 2015

“Labor and Employment Digest: September 2015,” InsideCounsel

On Sept. 1, 2015, Reggie Belcher was quoted in InsideCounsel’s September issue on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and alcoholism. “A trucking company did not violate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by firing an alcoholic driver in order to comply with Department of Transportation Regulations, according to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Jarvela v. Crete Carrier Corporation. 

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Aug 17, 2015

20 Turner Padget Lawyers Named Among Best Lawyers in America

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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Jul 08, 2015

“Turner Padget Shareholder Earns National Recognition as a Top Employment Attorney,” Midlands Biz

In an article published in MidlandsBiz, LowcountryBizSC and UpstateBizSC on July 2, 2015, Turner Padget announced that, for the fourth consecutive year, Reginald “Reggie” Belcher has been included among Human Resource Executive’s annual list of the nation’s “most powerful employment attorneys.” Belcher is the only South Carolina attorney to be honored. This list, now in its eighth year, 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 glowing remarks from clients, peers, colleagues and judges are awarded the distinction of inclusion on the list.

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May 20, 2015

Turner Padget Earns National Recognition for Three Practices

Seven Shareholders Also Recognized as Leaders in Their Field

Turner Padget Graham & Laney P.A. is pleased to announce that the firm has earned national recognition in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA, a highly-regarded legal directory, featuring client-led intelligence on America’s leading lawyers for business. Turner Padget received the top rankings among South Carolina law firms in three practice areas: Labor and Employment, Litigation -- General Commercial and Real Estate. In addition, seven of the firm’s shareholders are ranked as leading practitioners in their respective fields. The complete 2015 guide of Chambers USA is available today at  http://www.chambersandpartners.com/USA. 

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May 07, 2015

Belcher Publishes Article for DRI

Reggie Belcher, a shareholder in our Columbia office, authored an article, “NLRB Releases Guidance on Workplace Policies,” which was published in the April 27, 2015 issue of DRI’s The Job Description.  

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May 01, 2015

Turner Padget Boosts Litigation Practice with Three Attorneys

Turner Padget Graham & Laney, P.A. is pleased to announce that three attorneys have joined the firm’s litigation practice. Tiffni Shealy joins as Florence-based of counsel, Brittany F. Boykin as a Charleston-based associate, and R. Taylor Speer as a Greenville-based associate. These additions bring the number of new hires since January to five lawyers, following the firm’s strategic commitment to building its South Carolina offices. 

“Tiffni, Brittany and Taylor are talented and respected, up-and-coming litigators in South Carolina, and we are pleased to add them to our team,” said R. Wayne Byrd, chief executive officer of Turner Padget. “Significantly, they are part of the first wave of additions we plan to announce this year, as we respond to growing needs from clients for strategic legal counsel and trusted business partners. Our litigation practice is one of the main areas where we anticipate growth, and these three attorneys will be an incredible asset to our firm.” 

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Apr 20, 2015

Reggie Belcher Quoted in April Issue of InsideCounsel

On April 1, 2015, Reggie Belcher was quoted in InsideCounsel’s April Labor and Employment Digest on texting and driving. 

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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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