Bluestein Attorneys was admitted to the top tier of the Columbia area in the 2021 edition of Best Law Firms, a publication of US News – Best Lawyers ®. Three Bluestein attorneys were named for Columbia, including Margaret M les, “Marti” Bluestein, Clarke Newton, and Allison Sullivan.
Robinson Gray was inducted into the top tier in the Columbia area for 12 areas of activity in the 2021 edition of US News – Best Lawyers ®, a publication of US News – Best Lawyers ® that highlights the country’s top practices. The best lawyers selected 18 Robinson Gray attorneys for inclusion in the 2021 edition, including Grady Beard, Kevin Bell, Beth Richardson, Frank Ellerbe, Kevin Garrison, Betsy Gray, Nick Haigler, Paul Hoefer, Becky Laffitte, Gibbs Leaphart, Bill Metzger and Michael Montgomery, Shannon Poteat, Kerk Spong, Bobby Stepp, Monty Todd, Rob Tyson and Cal Watson. Frank Ellerbe, Bill Metzger and Becky Laffitte were named best lawyers of the year. Best Lawyers has also added two Robinson Gray attorneys to its new list of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, including Chris Boguski and Ashley Johnson.
Burnette Shutt & McDaniel was named Best Law Firm for Metro Columbia in two areas of labor law. The “Best Lawyers in America” at Burnette Shutt & McDaniel include Nekki Shutt, Janet Rhodes and Grant Burnette LeFever.
Ogletree Deakins was named “Law Firm of the Year” by US News – Best Lawyers ® “Best Law Firms”.
Williams Mullen has received four national first-tier and 71 Metropolitan first-tier rankings in the 2021 edition of US News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”.
McAngus Goudelock & Courie (MGC) was included in the US News – Best Lawyers ® list “Best Law Firms” in 2021.
Monica Main has joined Bluestein Thompson Sullivan, LLC.