Headquartered in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we are licensed to practice in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Our wide scope of practice areas provides opportunity to help businesses and individuals address their issues and work towards their goals.
Founding partners Jim Morton and John Gettys established the Morton and Gettys law firm in April, 2001. Michael Smith became a partner in January, 2007; Joshua Vann became a partner in January, 2009; Elizabeth Smith Owen became a partner in January, 2012; and J. Richards McCrae, III became a partner in March, 2015. Additionally, Morton & Gettys is comprised of senior counsel Joseph L. Raad, three associates: Michael K. Hatch, Melissa Gurney Cassell and John M. Shiflet; and 12 support staff and paralegals.