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The York County Bar Association aspires to build the organization’s capacity for leadership and service to improve the legal profession, the community they serve and the administration of justice in society.

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Bar Leadership

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W
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Christi Porter Cox

President

Work Phone: (803) 329-7675

Hamilton Martens, LLCPractice Areas: Civil Litigation,Dispute Resolution,Government Law,Torts/Insurance

Address PO Box 10940 Rock Hill SC 29731

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Melissa G. Cassell

Vice President

Work Phone: (803) 366-3377

Morton & Gettys, LLCPractice Areas: Commercial Real Estate,Corporate Law,Employment and Labor Law,Real Estate Law

Address Morton & Gettys, LLC Fountain Park Place 331 E Main St Suite 300 Rock Hill SC 29731

Melissa concentrates on corporate and employment law as well as on commercial real estate and health care. She’s licensed to practice in North Carolina as well as South Carolina. A graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law who’s served as an adjunct professor at her alma mater, Melissa lives in Fort Mill with her husband, Andrew.…

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Montrio Montess Belton Sr.

Secretary

Work Phone: (803) 324-4529

Law Offices of Montrio Belton, LLCPractice Areas: Civil Litigation,Criminal Law,Family Law

Address 125 Hampton Street, Suite 200 PO Box 566 Rock Hill SC 29731

Montrio was born and raised in Abbeville, SC, graduating from its local high school in 1991. After a 6-year stinit in the U.S. Army Reserves, Montrio graduated from from Winthrop in 1996 and 1999 with his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. He also obtained a doctorate from UNC-Charlotte. Montrio worked in public education for 16 years as a teacher, principal, and SC’s Director of School Transformation before entering law school.…

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Danielle Scimeca

Treasurer

Work Phone: (803) 366-2280

McCoy Law Firm, LLCPractice Areas: Appellate,Employment and Labor Law,Family Law

Address 378 E. Main St. Rock Hill SC 29730

Danielle R. Scimeca graduated with High Honors from Drake University Law School. While in law school, Danielle clerked for both small and mid-sized law firms. She also worked as a judicial intern with Chief Judge Anita L. Shodeen in the Bankruptcy Court for the South District of Iowa. Danielle has experience in the areas of employment law, business law, nonprofits, and family law.…

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Eve Schafer Goodstein

Social Committee Chair

Work Phone: (803) 327-7800

McGowan Hood & Felder, LLCPractice Areas: Civil Litigation,Torts/Insurance,Workers’ Compensation

Address 1539 Health Care Drive Rock Hill SC 29732

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Chisa Johnson Putman

Immediate Past President

Work Phone: (803) 628-3095 Work Fax: (803) 628-3178

Moss Justice Center (Bond Court)

Address 1675-1D York Highway York SC 29745-7423