Five Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorneys have been named to the Best Lawyers publication's "Lawyer of the Year" list for Columbia.
Only one lawyer is named "lawyer of the year" in each area of practice.
These five Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorneys named best in their fields were: John Bruton Jr. for real estate litigation; John Van Duys for public finance law; Joseph Clark for securities/capital markets law; Randolph Epting for corporate law; and Robert Knowlton for securities litigation.
Several attorneys from the firm were also selected for peer inclusion in the 2018 Best Lawyers in America list.
In South Carolina, nine Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorneys made it onto the “Lawyer of the Year” list, while 56 were listed among the 2018 Best Lawyers in America.
Best Lawyers lists are based on peer evaluations. More than 79,000 attorneys are eligible to vote for their selections.