Gallivan, White & Boyd Attorneys Named Lawyers of Year by Best Lawyers in America

H. Mills Gallivan and W. Howard Boyd, Jr. have been selected as “Lawyers of the Year” in their respective practice areas by Best Lawyers, one of the most respected peer-reviewed publications in the legal profession.

H. Mills Gallivan was selected as Best Lawyers’ 2013 Greenville Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers “Lawyer of the Year.” Mills has 36 years of experience as a civil defense trial attorney, mediator and arbitrator. His long list of service includes: President of National Foundation for Judicial Excellence, President of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association, and Commissioner for City of Greenville Planning Commission.

W. Howard Boyd, Jr. was named Best Lawyers’ 2013 Greenville Product Liability Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year.  Howard has 35 years of experience successfully managing complex litigation for the firm’s clients.  He is perennially listed in Best Lawyers in America and in South Carolina Super Lawyers.

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-reviewed survey in which more than 39,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.  Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”