Attorneys Eric Cavanaugh and Joseph Thickens Nominated to the 2021 Super Lawyers® Rising Stars List | 5.5.2021

Eric Cavanaugh and Joseph Thickens have been selected to the 2021 South Carolina Personal Injury Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state receive this honor.

This year marks Eric Cavanaugh’s sixth consecutive year honored as a Rising Star and Joseph Thickens’ first. Candidates are evaluated based on nominations, verdicts/settlements, honors, certifications and more.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

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About Cavanaugh & Thickens, LLC

Eric Cavanaugh and Joseph Thickens founded Cavanaugh & Thickens, LLC in 2017 with the mission of providing excellent legal representation to residents and visitors of South Carolina while supporting the Columbia community. The firm focuses on personal injury, workers’ compensation, and criminal defense cases across South Carolina with a satellite office in Charleston. To schedule a free consultation with an attorney or to learn more about C&T, call (803) 888-2200 or visit 


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