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Fourteen Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in the 2023 Edition of Super Lawyers®

Greenville, S.C. – April 28, 2023

Gallivan White Boyd (GWB) is pleased to announce that 14 attorneys from the firm’s Greenville, Charleston and Columbia offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 edition of South Carolina Super Lawyers®.

Most notably, Super Lawyers recognized GWB Partner John T. Lay as one of the Top 25 Lawyers in South Carolina for the sixth consecutive year.

 Super Lawyers, published by Thomson Reuters, lists the top 5% of the attorneys in the state who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers utilizes a multiphase selection process that includes peer nominations, independent third-party research, and peer reviews by other attorneys in their primary practice area.

The 11 GWB attorneys listed as Super Lawyers include:


  • Alfred Johnston Cox – Business Litigation
  • Gray T. Culbreath – Class Action
  • John E. Cuttino – Civil Litigation: Defense
  • John T. Lay – Business Litigation


  • Mills Gallivan – Alternative Dispute Resolutions
  • Jennifer E. Johnsen – Insurance Coverage
  • Duffie Powers- Creditor Debtor Rights
  • David Rheney – Personal Injury General: Defense
  • Zachary L. Weaver – Business Litigation
  • Daniel B. White – Personal Injury – Products: Defense
  • Ronald K. Wray, II – Transportation / Maritime

Outstanding attorneys who have been in practice for 10 years or less or attorneys who are 40 years old or younger may be recognized as Rising Stars by Super Lawyers®. No more than 2.5% of the attorneys in South Carolina are selected as Rising Stars each year. The three GWB attorneys listed as Rising Stars include:


  • Lindsay A. Joyner – Business Litigation
  • Paige Chamberlain Ornduff – Construction Litigation


  • Kyle D. McGann – Construction Litigation

“We are so fortunate to have a talented group of attorneys who continue to excel in leadership and professional legal services. Congratulations to this year’s Rising Stars and Super Lawyers for receiving this great honor.” -C. William McGee, CEO and Partner


About the Firm

Gallivan White Boyd handles a variety of complex litigation for local, regional and national clients. Many of our attorneys have been widely recognized for their experience, accomplishments and leadership. With offices in Charleston, Columbia and Greenville, South Carolina, and Charlotte, North Carolina, GWB is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year.


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