Gignilliat, Savitz & Bettis is now Bettis Law Group, LLP

Labor Attorneys and Employment Lawyers in Columbia, South Carolina

Employer Counseling & Labor Relations Attorneys in South Carolina


Complex federal and state employment regulations make it challenging to manage the workplace. With our counsel, we’ll help you avoid potentially costly mistakes.

Defense Lawyers for Wage & Hour Disputes in South Carolina


Wage and hour disputes are a common source of liability for employers. Our experience can help you stay well-informed, well-prepared, and well-represented.

Discrimination and Harassment Defense Attorneys in South Carolina


Harassment or discrimination claims can result in serious problems for your business. We have extensive experience protecting employer rights in state and federal court.

Employment Lawyers and Labor Lawyers Serving South Carolina’s Employers Since 1968

Best Lawyers Recognition

Tier 1 ranking “based on a rigorous evaluation process….”

U.S. News - Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms
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Highly regarded labor and employment boutique with deep roots in the South Carolina market.
Chambers USA Leading Firm
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Ranked among “select law practices that have earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.”
Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

Our Employment and Labor Lawyers Celebrating 50 Years of Serving the Employment & Labor Law Needs of South Carolina’s Businesses

Among the oldest employment law firms in South Carolina, we’ve maintained an atmosphere of professional and financial accessibility to our clients for 50 years. The South Carolina Supreme Court has certified five of our labor attorneys and employment lawyers as specialists in employment and labor law, a designation held by fewer than 100 of the more than 15,000 members of the South Carolina Bar.

Our South Carolina Employment Lawyers Helping Employers Large & Small Throughout South Carolina for 50 Years

Our South Carolina employment lawyers represent employers with workforces ranging from a few employees to tens of thousands. We represent small towns and have represented the last five Governors of the State of South Carolina. All receive the same level of service. It’s your company. It’s your city, county, or agency. Our role is simply to help you deal with labor and employment law issues with an eye toward practicality and efficiency. Contact our South Carolina labor lawyer and employment attorney!