Chambers and partners ranks Gallivan White Boyd as a leading law firm in South Carolina

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Gallivan White Boyd (GWB) is pleased to announce its inclusion as a ranked law firm in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA. Chambers USA ranks the top lawyers and law firms across the United States, including up to 79 individual practice areas in all 50 states and Washington, DC. To determine its rankings, Chambers and Partners analyzes information gained via submissions and interviews that center around technical ability, client service, team depth, commercial vision and business understanding, diligence, and value for money. GWB is ranked in South Carolina for Litigation: General Commercial. With four offices across the Carolinas, the firm frequently represents businesses and individual clients in business and commercial disputes, insurance matters, arbitration, and litigation. 

Gray T. Culbreath is a well-regarded trial and appellate lawyer who regularly handles complex commercial litigation and class actions on behalf of individual and corporate clients, as well as major insurers. He is a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. He is a past president of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association (SCDTAA) and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, and Lawyers for Civil Justice, in which he has also served in several leadership roles. According to Chambers and Partners, sources say, he “is a very strong attorney” and “has a nice and calm demeanor. He is good at taking the emotion out of cases.” 

John T. Lay, Jr. regularly acts for clients on complex litigation related to financial services, insurance and product liability, as well as professional malpractice claims. He also has considerable experience in handling appeals. 

Super Lawyers®, a Thomas Reuters publication, has named Lay as one of the Top 25 Lawyers in South Carolina for over five years. He is a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. He is also a past president of the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC), SCDTAA, and the South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates, as well as a former member of the Boards of Directors of IADC, the Defense Research Institute, and Lawyers for Civil Justice. 

Daniel B. White has a robust litigation practice that regularly sees him advise on product liability disputes and toxic torts. He is the former president of the South Carolina Bar and former Chairman of the SC Bar House of Delegates. His legal practice focuses on products liability, mass torts and complex commercial litigation. White has also been selected for inclusion in the 2022 Edition of South Carolina Super Lawyers® for his practice in Personal Injury-Products: Defense and has been included in South Carolina Super Lawyers® listing since its inception. White is also included in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® edition in multiple categories: Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation & Class Actions; Personal Injury Litigation; Product Liability Litigation: and Railroad Law. White is State Co-Chairman of the Litigation Counsel of America. 

Amy L. B. Hill is a respected practitioner who handles a range of disputes, including probate litigation. Hill has a degree in accounting, which gives her legal practice an emphasis on business and commercial litigation, assisting her clients with monetary disputes in many different aspects of their personal life and business practices. She has particularly focused on probate litigation as well as lender liability and FINRA arbitration. Hill also represents attorneys in malpractice claims and disciplinary matters. Hill has also been selected for inclusion in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers in America® for her practice in Litigation – Trusts & Estates and Commercial Litigation since 2020. 

Lindsay A. Joyner focuses her practice on complex business and commercial litigation, financial institution litigation including lender liability, professional negligence, and trust litigation. As a result, she regularly handles a wide variety of matters concerning contractual disputes, business torts, shareholder disputes, and other complex litigation arising out of business transactions. She was recently sworn in as the chair of the South Carolina Bar’s House of Delegates, a position she will hold until 2024, and she is the chair-elect of the Bar’s Trial and Appellate Advocacy Section Council. She is a past president of the South Carolina Bar’s Young Lawyers Division. She has been named a Rising Star in the in South Carolina Super Lawyers® listing since 2018, and she has been included in the U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® editions since 2020 for either Commercial Litigation or Litigation—Business & Finance. 

“Gallivan White Boyd celebrates this commendable achievement. Congratulations to our partners for continuing to excel in the legal industry.”–C. William McGee, CEO 

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