Founding Shareholders Again Named 2016 Best Lawyers in America

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Ben C. Harrison, John B. White, Jr., Danny R. Smith and Donald C. Coggins, Jr. were recently named for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016, a peer-review publication highly regarded among clients and legal professionals. The 2016 listing marks the ninth consecutive year the founding shareholders have made the prestigious list.

“It is an honor to be included again this year,” said managing partner John B. White, Jr. “Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C., is committed to providing its clients with the best representation and counsel available. Lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America represent our peers across the country who share this vision and commitment to the legal profession.”

The attorneys were named in the following areas:

Ben C. Harrison: Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants
John B. White, Jr.: Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar; Family Law
Danny R. Smith: Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants
Donald C. Coggins, Jr.: Employment Law-Individuals; Legal Malpractice Law-Plaintiffs; Litigation-Labor and Employment

“Selection within The Best Lawyers in America listing is based on a comprehensive peer-review evaluation,” added partner Danny R. Smith. “My colleagues and I are appreciative of this esteemed designation.”

Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C., came into existence in 2000, when its four founding shareholders merged a collective 100-plus years of legal service and experience to form a new partnership. Today, the firm features 12 attorneys and is one of the largest litigation firms of its kind in Upstate South Carolina.