M. Dawes Cooke, Jr. listed as #1 attorney in South Carolina for 3rd year in a row
Nine Barnwell Whaley attorneys chosen for 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
Barnwell Whaley member attorney M. Dawes Cooke, Jr., has been selected as the number one attorney in South Carolina for the third year in a row by South Carolina Super Lawyers. In total, nine Barnwell Whaley attorneys have been named to the 2016 Super Lawyers list, each for their work in the Charleston, South Carolina area.
In addition to his accolade as the number one attorney in the state, Dawes Cooke is listed as a Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney. Registered patent attorney B. C. Killough returns to the South Carolina Super Lawyers list this year as a Top Rated Intellectual Property Attorney, along with member attorney Randell C. Stoney, Jr., who is recognized as a Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney and member attorney David Cox as a Top Rated Personal Injury-Products Attorney.
Named as 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars are Barnwell Whaley attorneys Bradley Banias, who is listed as a Top Rated Immigration Attorney; Jeffrey Bogdan listed as a Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney; Jeremy Bowers, listed as a Top Rated Professional Liability Attorney; Summers Clarke, listed as a Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney and Barbara Wagner, listed as a Top Rated Personal Injury-Products Attorney.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multi-phase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive the Super Lawyers honor, and 2.5 percent are selected for the Rising Stars honor.
Established in Charleston in 1938, Barnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms, LLC, represents and counsels businesses and professionals in the states of North and South Carolina, throughout the United States in Federal Court, and beyond. Widely respected for their work in complex litigation matters, the firm’s 18 members and associates focus on the areas of complex civil litigation defense, patents, trademarks and intellectual property, professional malpractice defense, construction law, business law, business immigration, immigration litigation and products liability defense.