(Spartanburg, S.C./May 2, 2016) Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C. is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers, a top accolade among the best lawyers in the state. In addition, one attorney earned the unique distinction as a South Carolina 2016 Rising Star, an elite group featuring the state’s top up-and-coming lawyers.
John B. White, Jr., the firm’s Managing Shareholder, was listed for the practice area of criminal defense; and Wes A. Kissinger, partner, was listed for the practice area of personal injury general: plaintiff. In addition, attorney Amanda Helms Craven was listed as a South Carolina 2016 Rising Star in the practice area of social security disability.
“I am proud that members of our firm are listed in Super Lawyers,” said Mr. White. “We are pleased to again be included in the ranks of legal professionals across South Carolina who care deeply about helping the people of our state.”
Each year, no more than five percent of South Carolina lawyers are selected to receive this honor. Members of Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C. have been included in the top lawyer list consecutively since 2008. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.
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. For more information about Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C., visit spartanlaw.com.
Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C., located in Spartanburg, S.C., is one of the largest litigation firms of its kind in Upstate South Carolina. Its mission is to provide its clients with the most personal and effective advice, representation and counsel.