65 Year Diamond Blue6-BGallivan, White and Boyd, P.A. (GWB) is one of the Southeast’s leading law firms for business and litigation. Founded more than sixty years ago in Greenville, South Carolina, the firm’s attorneys serve clients from four offices: Charleston, Columbia, and Greenville, South Carolina and Charlotte, North Carolina. The firm frequently represents corporations, businesses, and individual clients in complex business and commercial disputes, insurance matters, arbitration, and litigation. Several core areas of competency for the firm include:

  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Transportation Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Corporate Planning and Commercial Transactions
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Negligence Litigation
  • Tort & Personal Injury Defense
  • Toxic and Mass Torts
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense

Chambers 2015 - Leading FirmGWB is a long-standing respected member of the community and legal profession in North Carolina and South Carolina with a proud history of leadership.  Many of the firm’s attorneys hold leadership positions in distinguished professional and civic organizations.  For example, firm attorneys have served or will serve as President of DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, International Association of Defense Counsel, South Carolina Bar, South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association, and Greenville County Bar.

GWB has been recognized by some of the legal profession’s most esteemed organizations. The firm continues to be ranked by Chambers USA as a Leading Law Firm for Business.  In its 2015 edition of Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers notes that GWB “continues to earn praise for its strong litigation practice.”  The firm has also been selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report edition of “Best Law Firms” and is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated firm.  In 2013, GWB was honored to receive the Defense Research Institute’s Law Firm Diversity Award.

As Mills Gallivan explains, “The essence of leadership is the ability to influence others towards a common goal.  A leader’s greatest asset is his or her integrity which is the foundation for credibility. There can be no influence without credibility.  At GWB, we stress integrity in all that we do in the office, in the community and for our clients.”


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