The law firm of Gallivan White Boyd is pleased to announce a selection of attorneys, W. Howard Boyd, John E. Cuttino, John Hudson, Jr., John T. Lay, Phillip E. Reeves and Daniel B. White, as “2019 Lawyers of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America. A single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on voting averages received during the peer-review assessments. W. Howard Boyd was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Bet-the –Company Litigation in the Greenville area. Boyd was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Product Liability Litigation- Defendants. Cuttino  was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation – Defendants in the Columbia-SC area. In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Cuttino was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Litigation – Construction and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants. Hudson was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Insurance in the Columbia-SC area.  In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, John Hudson, Jr was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Insurance Law, Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law. Lay was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants in the Columbia-SC area.  In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, John T. Lay was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law. Reeves was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Insurance Law in the Greenville area. In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Reeves was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Personal Injury Litigation – Defendant and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants. White was named “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation – Defendants in the Greenville area. In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Daniel B. White was also listed in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Railroad Law, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants and Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

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21 Gallivan White Boyd attorneys named to 2019 Best Lawyers® list

Greenville, SC, August 15, 2018 – GallivanWhite Boyd is pleased to announce that 21 of its attorneys have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers [...]