Joseph O. Thickens, William H. Yarborough, and Nicholas J. Skorzewski of Cavanaugh & Thickens, LLC have been selected to the 2024 South Carolina Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers for this honor. We are honored to be recognized for both our personal injury and workers’ compensation practices.

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To get in touch with an award-winning personal injury or workers’ compensation attorney at Cavanaugh & Thickens, LLC today, simply call our office at (803) 888-2200.

With offices in Columbia and Mount Pleasant, we handle cases across the state of South Carolina.

Learn more about the injury attorneys at Cavanaugh & Thickens, LLC, including our mission, goals, and impact in the community.