Gibbes Burton, LLC announces that Claude Tackett has become Of Counsel of the firm located at 308 East St. John Street, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29302. Mr. Tackett received a Bachelor of Science degree from Morehead State University. In 1999, Mr. Tackett received a Juris Doctor degree from the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville and began his practice as a litigator in a full-service, regional law firm. In addition to his legal experience, Claude worked for several years as an engineer for original equipment suppliers to the automotive industry and has served in senior management positions for nonprofit organizations. His areas of practice include Construction and Design Law, Commercial Litigation and Professional Negligence.