Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers® List

Best Lawyers®, a legal peer-review guide, has selected three Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorneys as “Lawyer of the Year” for 2019 in Greenville, SC. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area are honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant.

The following attorneys have been named Best Lawyers 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for their respective practice areas in Greenville:
- Arthur F. McLean III – Litigation – Trusts and Estates
- J. Ben Alexander – Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
- Kathleen C. McKinney – Public Finance Law

HSB is also proud to share the following Greenville lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in The 2019 Best Lawyers in America© list for the specific practice areas:
- J. Ben Alexander (2009) – Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
- Thomas H. Coker, Jr. (2008) – Litigation – Construction
- W. David Conner (2012) – Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
- Frank T. Davis III (2011) – Commercial Litigation; Corporate Law; Economic Development Law; Tax Law
- Robert S. Galloway III (2003) – Public Finance Law
- Christine Gantt-Sorenson (2013) – Litigation – Labor and Employment; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
- Ellis M. Johnston II (1995) – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions; Litigation – Securities
- H. Sam Mabry III (2003) – Litigation – Banking and Finance; Litigation – Intellectual Property; Litigation – Labor and Employment; Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions; Litigation – Real Estate; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
- W. Francis Marion, Jr. (2003) – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
- J.W. Matthews (2013) – Commercial Litigation
- Charles E. (Bud) McDonald, Jr. (2008) – Real Estate Law
- Moffatt G. McDonald (2010) – Litigation – Environmental
- Kathleen C. McKinney (2003) – Economic Development Law; Public Finance Law
- Arthur F. McLean III (2010) – Litigation – ERISA; Litigation – Trusts and Estates
- Boyd B. Nicholson, Jr. (2013) – Litigation – Construction
- Sarah M. Purnell (2008) – Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants; Insurance Law; Litigation – ERISA
- J. Derrick Quattlebaum (2011) – Insurance Law; Litigation – ERISA
- Margaret R. Scoopmire (2013) – Real Estate Law
- H. Donald Sellers (2011) – Commercial Litigation; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
- Sarah Spruill (*) – Commercial Litigation
- Seth Swan (*) – Real Estate Law
- Matthew P. Utecht (2006) – Health Care Law; Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
- Knox H. White (2013) – Immigration Law

(Year) First year the lawyer was listed in any practice area
(*) Lawyers who are listed for the first time

Statewide, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd has ten attorneys named Best Lawyers 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” and sixty attorneys listed in The 2019 Best Lawyers in America.

About Best Lawyers®
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Lawyers being honored as “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America publication are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the exhaustive peer-review assessments conducted with thousands of leading lawyers each year. Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 79,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote, and more than 12 million votes have been received to date on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world.

About Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd provides business, litigation and financial legal services to national and international clients. With a history dating back to 1887, it is one of the largest law firms in South Carolina with more than 115 attorneys. The firm has offices in Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Greenville and Myrtle Beach, SC. For more information about HSB, visit www.hsblawfirm.com.