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6 Sowell Gray members included in 2011 edition of Super Lawyers

Six members of Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC have been named to the 2011 list of South Carolina Super Lawyers®, with two of them ranking among the top 25 in the state.

Biff Sowell, Betsy Gray, Bobby Stepp, Becky Laffitte, Cal Watson and Monty Todd were listed in the annual publication, which is distributed across the United States and reaches more than 13 million readers. It’s the fourth consecutive year the six have earned Super Lawyer designations.

Sowell and Stepp also were listed among South Carolina’s top 25 attorneys, based on point totals after a three-step process. They were in the top 25 last year as well.

The six Sowell Gray attorneys named to the Super Lawyers list and the practice areas for which they are included are:

Betsy Gray – Business Litigation.
Biff Sowell – General Litigation and Top 25.
Bobby Stepp – Business Litigation and Top 25.
Becky Laffitte – Personal Injury Defense: Products
Monty Todd – Personal Injury Defense: Products.
Cal Watson – Business Litigation.

Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selection is based on nominations from peers, independent research and a blue-ribbon review by attorneys in the same practice areas. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators.

About Sowell Gray:

Located in Columbia’s historic Vista district, Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte LLC provides business and litigation representation in all state and federal trial and appellate courts in South Carolina. Founded in 1996, the firm serves clients ranging from multi-national corporations to small businesses and individuals. For more information, please visit