13 Turner Padget Attorneys Named Among South Carolina Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2020

Staff Report From South Carolina CEO

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Turner Padget is pleased to announce that 13 of its attorneys have been recognized by South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2020. Nine attorneys from across the firm are included among the annual list of leading lawyers, and an additional four attorneys have been named as Rising Stars by the publication. Super Lawyers creates a diverse listing of outstanding attorneys who are honored for their professional achievements. Only five percent of lawyers in South Carolina are named as Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent are selected as Rising Stars. The complete list is available at www.superlawyers.com.

The Turner Padget attorneys named among South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2020 by office are:


Richard S. Dukes: Personal Injury – Products: Defense

John S. Wilkerson: Insurance Coverage


Kenneth Carter, Jr.: Personal Injury – Products: Defense

Catherine H. Kennedy: Estates and Probate

Lanneau Wm. Lambert, Jr.: Real Estate

Thomas C. Salane: Insurance Coverage

Franklin G. Shuler, Jr.: Employment and Labor


René Josey: Business Litigation

Myrtle Beach

Wayne Byrd: Business / Corporate

The Turner Padget attorneys named as Rising Stars are:


Kristen N. Nichols: Creditor / Debtor Rights

Nickisha M. Woodward: Personal Injury – General: Defense


Taylor Stanley: Business Litigation

Myrtle Beach

Audra M. Byrd: Civil Litigation – Defense