Nexsen Pruet has climbed four spots on The National Law Journal list of the largest law firms in the nation -- coming in at 211.
Each year, the legal publication releases the listing, based on lawyer tallies as of January 1st.
"Our growth has been client driven," said Leighton Lord, the firm's Board Chairman. "I'm proud of our firm for attracting top-notch lawyers who provide not only excellent service but great value for our clients."
Additions this past fall that pushed the firm up the list last year include:
- Melissa Fried, Employment and Labor Law
- John Wall, Financial Services
- Chris Hampton, Business Litigation & IP
- Katie Bradshaw, Employment and Labor Law
Nexsen Pruet firm remains one of two South Carolina-based firms to crack the top 220. The firm has made The National Law Journal's list of largest U.S. law firms since 2004, except for 2007.
See the full list here from The NLJ (paid subscription).
With attorneys practicing in eight offices across the Carolinas, Nexsen Pruet represents businesses in virtually every industry. In the BTI Power Rankings 2016, the firm is listed among those that have "established the ideal client relationship in the banking industry." Nexsen Pruet is one of only 11 firms to be listed nationwide. And, is the only Carolinas-based firm.