Nine Burr & Forman Attorneys Named 2021 South Carolina Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

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Columbia, S.C., May 4, 2021 - Burr & Forman announces nine South Carolina attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers 2021 list. This also includes two attorneys recognized as “Rising Stars,” up-and-comers under the age of 40. Only five percent of the lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers, and no more than two-and-a-half percent of lawyers in the state are Rising Stars.

Burr & Forman attorneys included in the 2021 list are:


Elizabeth M. Crum – Health Care

Celeste T. Jones – Health Care

Judith L. McInnis – Real Estate

Richard J. Morgan – Employment & Labor

Robin C. Stanton – Creditor Debtor Rights

Jane W. Trinkley – Health Care


Weyman C. Carter – Bankruptcy: Business


South Carolina Rising Stars for the 2021 list are:


James K. Gilliam – Employment & Labor

Hilton Head Island

John P. Carroll – Real Estate

About Super Lawyers

Selections for Super Lawyers are made by Law & Politics, a division of Key Professional Media, Inc. of Minneapolis, Minn. Each year, Law & Politics undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by Law & Politics’ attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check. Super Lawyers was first published in 1991, and the complete 2021 list can be found online at

About Burr & Forman LLP

For more than a century, Burr & Forman LLP’s experienced legal team has served clients at the intersection of business and government. With 350 attorneys and 19 offices across Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, Burr & Forman draws from a diverse range of industry experience and practice knowledge to help clients address their legal needs and achieve their goals. For more information, visit the firm’s website at

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