Practice Group Leader, Employment and Labor Law Practice Group and Team Co-Leader, Int'l Law Team, at Nexsen Pruet
Current: Chair of SC Supreme Court Employment and Labor Specialization Advisory Board; Chair of Int'l Comm. of Central SC Alliance. Former: Law Clerk to Hon. Curtis G. Shaw of SC Court of Appeals; Board of Directors of Comm. of 100 of Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors of Columbia Urban League; Executive Comm. of SC District Export Council; President of Midlands International Trade Association
Professional Distinctions: Recognized in Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers, and Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition
Associations: ABA Labor and Employment Section and Int'l Section (former Co-Chair of Int'l Employment Comm. and Chair of Foreign Investment in U.S. Comm.) SC Bar Employment and Labor Section (former Chair) and Int'l Comm. (former Chair)
Coreno v. Baker Material Handling Corp. — Represented employer in ERISA and breach of contract case; summary judgment affirmed by Sixth Circuit.
Summit Group, Inc. v. Tradewinds International Airlines, Inc. — Won dismissal of lawsuit based on international contract.
Walczak v. Glovia International, Inc. — Won summary judgment for employer in payment of wages and breach of contract case.
Grant Allendale Inc. and Harkins v. J.M. Huber Corporation and Huber Engineered Woods, LLC — Won TRO for employer in non-compete and trade secrets case.
White v. Sport Clips Haircuts — Represented employer in discrimination and defamation case; summary judgment affirmed by Fourth Circuit.