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Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys in multiple practice areas have been honored by Best Lawyers in America © 2016, one of whom has won the prestigious 2016 Lawyer of the Year award.

The annual list is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey conducted by Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

“It is extremely gratifying to see these attorneys recognized for their hard work and dedication to their clients,” said Scott Wallinger, chair of the firm’s management committee. “A special acknowledgment goes to Jack Griffeth for being named 2016’s Lawyer of the Year for his work in Mediation.”

Organized by name, here are the Collins & Lacy attorneys selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016:

  • Ellen M. Adams, Collins & Lacy – Columbia
    • Workers’ Compensation Law - Employers
  • Christian E. Boesl, Collins & Lacy – Columbia
    • Workers’ Compensation Law - Employers
  • Joel W. Collins, Collins & Lacy – Columbia
    • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Peter H. Dworjanyn, Collins & Lacy – Columbia
    • Litigation - Insurance
    • Workers’ Compensation Law - Employers
  • Jack D. Griffeth, Collins & Lacy – Greenville
    • Arbitration
    • Employment Law - Individuals
    • Insurance Law
    • Mediation – 2016 Lawyer of the Year
  • Stanford E. Lacy, Collins & Lacy – Columbia
    • Workers’ Compensation Law - Employers
  • L. Henry McKellar
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Litigation - Banking and Finance

The annual list is compiled by Best Lawyers where tens of thousands of leading lawyers evaluate and vote on their professional peers. This is a significant honor that is widely and highly regarded by both clients and legal professionals.

About Collins & Lacy, P.C.

Collins & Lacy is a defense litigation firm in South Carolina that delivers valuable legal representation for their clients through solid preparation, thorough execution, and client-oriented service aimed at success. With many offices throughout the state, including Columbia, South Carolina, the firm represents local, regional and national clients in the areas of construction, employment law, hospitality/retail and entertainment law, insurance/bad faith, products liability, professional liability, commercial transportation and workers’ compensation.

Collins & Lacy, P.C. is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.