January 3, 2011
GALLIVAN, WHITE & BOYD ANNOUNCES ELECTION OF NEW PARTNER
Dedman joined the firm in 2006 having previously practiced in Southeast Texas. He practices in the areas of tort, products liability, and transportation litigation and was integral in the creation and success of the firm's award-winning Products Liability Blog, Abnormal Use. He is a member of the Greenville County Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar, the American Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute and the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association. In 2006, he formed the Upstate South Carolina chapter of the University of Texas Exes Alumni Association. He also serves on the board of the South Carolina Arts Foundation. Dedman received his B.S. from the University of Texas in 1998 and his J.D. from the Baylor University School of Law in 2002.
"Having risen to the challenges 2010 presented, we expect that 2011 will provide renewed opportunity for new business growth both locally and nationally," said Managing Shareholder, Billy McGee. "Jim's experience and commitment to our clients will aid us in bringing extended value to our clients as our firm continues to grow."