Burnette, Pavlicek included in 2019 Super Lawyers publications

Malissa Burnette and Jax Pavlicek are recognized in the latest edition of Super Lawyers, an annual guide that uses a patented process to create a comprehensive list of outstanding attorneys across the country. Burnette is included in the practice area of employment litigation, plaintiffs. Pavlicek is recognized as a Rising Star in business litigation. The […]

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Shutt to present CLE at South Carolina Bar Convention

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). Disability benefits under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). For many employment lawyers – as well as businesses and workers trying to navigate the systems – it’s a legal Bermuda Triangle. Burnette Shutt & McDaniel co-founder Nekki Shutt will help attorneys […]

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Four Burnette Shutt & McDaniel attorneys named to Legal Elite of the Midlands

Four attorneys at Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, including all three founders, are highlighted in the just-released 2018 edition of “Legal Elite of the Midlands.” The publication’s Top 10 in Labor and Employment Law includes M. Malissa Burnette and Nekki Shutt. Kathleen McDaniel is among the Legal Elite in environmental law, while the Top 10 in […]

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GDPR privacy updates flooding inboxes, confounding organizations in U.S.

Thank GDPR if your e-mail inbox is flooded with privacy notices from everyone from the big guys such as Twitter, Facebook and Google to small sites you’ve long since forgotten about visiting.  Thank GDPR if your organization is struggling to figure out how to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation. The giants […]

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Shutt to talk about #MeToo, Pavlicek about data security at Bar seminar

COLUMBIA, SC – Burnette Shutt & McDaniel attorneys Nekki Shutt and Jax Pavlicek will talk about two timely topics today at the South Carolina Bar Employment Law Division Mid-Year Conference. The annual event updates lawyers on events in their practice area and lets them earn Continuing Legal Education Credits. Shutt will join three other lawyers […]

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Pavlicek to speak about privacy at SC Bar’s annual tech conference

COLUMBIA, SC – Willie Sutton robbed banks because that’s where the money is. Today’s cyber criminals go after businesses because that’s where the data is. That means law firms are enticing targets for data thieves. There’s lots of sensitive, valuable data that at times isn’t well protected. Burnette Shutt & McDaniel lawyer Jax Pavlicek will […]

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Burnette Shutt & McDaniel lawyer Jax Pavlicek: 3 things you should know about me

I grew up in the south—no, the OTHER south. The land of palm trees, carne asada burritos, fish tacos and home of the Padres (but not the Chargers – I’m still bitter about that). San Diego. Every time I tell folks where I’m from, they ask what brought me to Columbia, South Carolina (and why […]

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Burnette Shutt & McDaniel opens new law offices in Vista District

COLUMBIA, SC – Three experienced and skilled attorneys have come together to create Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, a forward-thinking law firm with offices in Columbia’s historic business district. Burnette Shutt & McDaniel will focus on employment law, environmental law, privacy issues and litigation. Founders M. Malissa Burnette, Nekki Shutt and Kathleen McDaniel practiced together for […]

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Pavlicek to present CLE program on human trafficking and employment law

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Jax Pavlicek will present a continuing legal education program about the interplay between human trafficking and employment laws. The session, scheduled for May 13, is part of a South Carolina Bar Continuing Legal Education Seminar called “Recent Developments in Employment and Labor Law,” part of the annual, mid-year CLE put on […]

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Pavlicek presents program covering employment issues in the LGBT community

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Burnette Shutt & McDaniel attorney Jax Pavlicek recently spoke to the South Carolina Gay and Lesbian Business Guild on LGBT employment issues. The Guild, a 23-year-old not-for-profit organization, was formed to encourage business development and networking in the LGBT community. The group holds monthly informational meetings as well as regular educational […]

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