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Legal Publication Chambers USA 2017 Recognizes
Nelson Mullins Attorneys, Practices

May 31, 2017–Legal directory publisher Chambers and Partners has recognized Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in its national category for the Firm's product liability and mass torts litigation. The publishers also single out four attorneys for their national practices:

  • Columbia partner David E. Dukes in the categories of Nationwide Litigation: Trial Lawyers, and Product Liability and Mass Tort
  • Columbia partner Steven A. McKelvey, Jr. in Transportation: Road (carriage/commercial)
  • Charleston partner Robert H. Brunson in Product Liability and Mass Tort (recognized practitioner)
  • Columbia partner James T. Irvin III in Product Liability and Mass Tort (recognized practitioner)

Overall, the organization ranked 30 Nelson Mullins attorneys in six states and the District of Columbia for their local legal practices. The organization also ranked six of the Firm's practices in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. They are:

  • Corporate/M&A, Georgia
  • Healthcare, North Carolina
  • Litigation: General Commercial, South Carolina
  • Corporate/M&A, South Carolina
  • Corporate/M&A: Banking & Finance, South Carolina
  • Environment, South Carolina

Individuals recognized for their state and federal practices are:

In the District of Columbia:

In Georgia:

In Massachusetts:

In North Carolina:

In South Carolina:

In Tennessee

In West Virginia:

According to the organization, rankings are based on interviews with law firms and clients and are released in Chambers USA 2017. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client, according to the publisher. Click here for details of the methodology.

Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins has more than 525 attorneys and other professionals with offices in California, Colorado, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. For more information on the Firm, go to

For additional information, contact Jan Easterling, Nelson Mullins Communications Coordinator, at 800.237.2000, ext. 9794.

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