Category Archives: Law

Nexsen Pruet expands Upstate employment practice

[caption id="attachment_1924" align="alignnone" width="535"] Ashley Robertson Parr[/caption] GREENVILLE – Ashley Robertson Parr has joined Nexsen Pruet’s Greenville office as an associate with the Employment and Labor Law group. Parr’s legal experience includes a variety of areas such as workers’ compensation, litigation, medical malpractice and insurance defense. “Greenville’s economic growth and vibrant community makes it an…
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Davidson to serve as general counsel to Greenville chamber board

[caption id="attachment_1830" align="alignnone" width="535"] Todd Davidson[/caption] Greenville, SC – Nexsen Pruet attorney Todd Davidson has been named to the Board of Directors of the Greenville Chamber of Commerce for 2016. In that role, he will also serve as General Counsel of the Board. Davidson is a former member of the Chamber’s Board of Advisors. Additionally,…
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Legal Eagle expands services with acquisitions

Greenville, SC – Legal Eagle, the Upstate’s most recognized litigation support firm and champion of the South Carolina legal industry for over 20 years, has agreed to acquire Cannon Court Reporting of Greenville, SC, and Freelance Reporting Services of Spartanburg, SC, both leading providers of court reporting and video deposition services. "We are thrilled to join forces with not…
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Elmore Goldsmith elects new shareholder

[caption id="attachment_1706" align="alignnone" width="288"] Bryan Kelley[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. - Elmore Goldsmith, P.A. has announced that Bryan P. Kelley has been elected a shareholder of the firm effective as of January 1, 2016. Kelley joined the firm in 2009. He is licensed to practice in the federal and state courts of North and South Carolina. He represents…
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Nation’s oldest attorney rating service recognizes office of Steve Sumner

[caption id="attachment_1530" align="alignnone" width="604"] Steve Sumner[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC -- Recently Martindale-Hubbell® -- the nation’s oldest and most respected lawyer rating service -- issued its ratings and rankings for 2015 and 2016 for Attorney Steve Sumner. Martindale-Hubbell® published their first ratings of lawyers in 1931. For 2016, Sumner earned Martindale-Hubbell’s® highest rating (AV-Preeminent) for the fifth consecutive year.…
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Local attorney joins American Football Coaches Association

GREENVILLE, SC – David Wyatt, a partner with the Gleaton Wyatt law firm, has joined the American Football Coaches Association. The American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) is the only national organization solely dedicated to improving football coaches through ongoing education, interaction, and networking. Its primary goal is to provide resources for personal and professional development…
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Elizabeth McMillan named a 2016 Leadership in Law honoree

COLUMBIA, SC – McAngus Goudelock & Courie, a regional insurance defense firm, is pleased to announce that attorney Beth McMillan is a Leadership in Law Award honoree, presented by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly. The award will be presented at the publication’s eighth annual event in Charleston on March 10, 2016. The Leadership in Law Award…
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Nicholson named a 2016 Leadership in Law honoree

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Managing Director, Boyd B. “Nick” Nicholson, has been honored with the South Carolina Lawyers Weekly Leadership in Law Award. The award will be presented at the publication’s annual event on March 10, 2016 in Charleston, SC. Mr. Nicholson practices in the Greenville office and combines his responsibilities leading the Firm’s Management Committee…
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Ashley Cuttino to lead Ogletree Deakins women’s initiative

GREENVILLE – January 26, 2016 – Ashley Cuttino, a shareholder in the Greenville office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), has been selected to lead the Ogletree Deakins Women's Initiative (ODWIN), which was established to support the firm’s women attorneys in four key areas: talent development; alumnae relations; flexibility/awareness; and business…
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SC Bar offers free legal clinics in Spartanburg

COLUMBIA, S.C. —The SC Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor four free legal clinics in Spartanburg in February. The schedule is as follows: Feb. 2—Family Law Issues, including divorce, custody, visitation and support, presented by Paul C. MacPhail. The clinic will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Pacolet Branch Library (390 W.…
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