Barnwell Whaley member attorneys M. Dawes Cooke Jr and David S. Cox have been listed in the 2017 Chambers USA guide. Chambers guides are the culmination of thousands of in-depth interviews by the largest research team of its kind and are trusted globally to objectively rank the world’s best lawyers and law firms.
Dawes Cooke is recognized for his experience as a litigator in complex civil disputes, notably his work in the areas of professional liability defense and personal injury litigation. Chambers sources commented that Cooke is “as fine a lawyer as there is in South Carolina, and one of the best legal minds you will come across.”
David Cox is listed for his representation of manufacturers in product liability defense matters as well as his work with other complex commercial disputes. One client is quoted by Chambers as noting that Cox is “always ahead of the game for all tasks required of him and his firm.”
Established in Charleston in 1938, Barnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms, LLC, represents and counsels businesses and professionals in both North and South Carolina, throughout the United States in Federal Court, and beyond. Widely respected for their work in complex litigation matters, the firm’s 18 members and associates focus on the areas of complex civil litigation defense, patents, trademarks and intellectual property, professional malpractice defense, construction law, business law, business immigration, immigration litigation and products liability defense. For more information, visit www.barnwell-whaley.com.