For the seventh consecutive year, South Carolina’s Barnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms LLC has attained the status of U.S. News’ Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" in 10 practice categories for 2017.
The practice’s achievement reflects the same time during which U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have collaborated to publish the “Best Law Firm” ratings.
Companies included in 2017’s "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence quantified by consistently superior ratings from clients and peers. Rankings are based on a comprehensive assessment process involving compiling client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from lawyers in their specific field, and additional information provided by law firms as part of the official process.
Specializing in complex litigation, the firm focuses on civil litigation defense; patents, trademarks and intellectual property; professional malpractice and product liability defense; construction, business and corporate law, and immigration.
Barnwell Whaley also handles personal injury litigation on behalf of both defendants and plaintiffs. Additionally, it works in the areas of arbitration, mediation, construction matters and product liability.
Since 1938, Barnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms LLC has served clients in both North and South Carolina and nationwide in Federal Court. With 18 members and associates, the firm maintains offices in both Charleston and Wilmington, North Carolina.