H. Mills Gallivan Re-Elected as a Senior Director of Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel

H. Mills Gallivan has been reelected as a Senior Director to the Board of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel. The FDCC is an international organization composed of leaders in the legal community. FDCC membership is an honor, as members have been judged by their peers to have achieved professional distinction, and are committed to promoting knowledge, professionalism, fellowship and the cause of justice. Gallivan will serve a one year term as a Senior Director of FDCC, beginning this year.

Gallivan has spent 37 years serving clients, litigating claims, studying the “ins and outs” of workers’ compensation cases, and managing GWB’s Workers’ Compensation practice. He is now focusing a major portion of his practice on mediation while continuing to be a significant influence on GWB’s workers’ compensation and administrative law practices. Gallivans’ election to the position of Senior Director of the FDCC continues his role as a leader in the community and the legal profession.  His long list of service includes:

  • Chairman of the Board of National Foundation for Judicial Excellence
  • Past President of National Foundation for Judicial Excellence
  • President of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association
  • President of the Upstate S.C. American Inn of Court,
  • Commissioner for City of Greenville Planning Commission
  • President of Rotary Club of Greenville Foundation.

Gallivan has previously received the Defense Research Institute Exceptional Performance Citation and was the 2010 recipient of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association’s prestigious Robert Hemphill Award.  He is perennially featured as one of the Best Lawyers in America and a South Carolina Super Lawyer.  Managing Shareholder C. William McGee states, “Mills has been a leader with our profession for four decades. His continued leadership within the FDCC and other organizations will only continue to help the advancement of the practice of law.”