Motley Rice attorneys recognized as 2020 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Eleven Motley Rice attorneys were selected as a 2020 Super Lawyers® or Rising Stars for South Carolina, Washington, D.C., and West Virginia. Super Lawyers recognition represents no more than 5 percent of attorneys in each state and the Rising Stars list makes up no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in a state.

SC Super Lawyers

  • Anne McGinness Kearse - Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Asbestos, Class Actions; Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff; Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff
  • Donald A. Migliori - Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff; Personal Injury – Products: Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability; Aviation and Aerospace; Securities Litigation; Class Actions/Mass Torts: Plaintiff: Asbestos, Class Actions, Toxic Torts
  • Joseph F. Rice - Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Asbestos, Class Actions, Toxic Torts; Securities Litigation, General Litigation
  • Carmen S. Scott - Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical; Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Class Actions
  • Kevin R. Dean - Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff: Products Liability; Motor Vehicle Defects

SC Rising Stars

WV Rising Stars

  • John D. Hurst - Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff; Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff; Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
  • Jacob R. Stout - Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff: Asbestos, Toxic Torts; Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff, Products Liability; General Litigation

D.C. Super Lawyers

  • Linda Singer - State, Local & Municipal; Consumer Law
  • Nathan D. Finch - Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff; Securities Litigation; Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff

About Super Lawyers

According to Super Lawyers, attorneys are selected using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Read more about the methodology.