[COLUMBIA, S.C.] Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce that, Joel W. Collins, Stanford E. Lacy, Gray T. Culbreath, Jack D. Griffeth, Ellen M. Adams, Peter H. Dworjanyn, L. Henry. McKellar, and Donald Van Riper have been selected for inclusion in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Joel Collins, founding shareholder, is being recognized for his work in White Collar Criminal Defense. Stan Lacy, founding shareholder is being recognized for his work in Workers’ Compensation law, along with fellow shareholders, Pete Dworjanyn and Ellen Adams, along with Donald Van Riper, who is Of Counsel to Collins & Lacy. Gray Culbreath, managing shareholder, is being recognized for his work in Commercial Litigation, Products Liability Litigation, and Bet-the-Company Litigation. Henry McKellar, Of Counsel, is being honored for his work in Banking Law. Jack Griffeth, also Of Counsel, is being honored for his work in Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Published biennially since 1983, The Best Lawyers in America is widely regarded as the definitive referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. The Best Lawyers lists, representing 78 specialties in all 50 states and Washington, DC, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of leading lawyers in the U.S. confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 15th edition of Best Lawyers (2009), is based on more than 2.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.