Morton & Gettys opens in new location

The law firm of Morton & Gettys is pleased to announce its move into the Fountain Park Place office building in Old Town East on the corner of Elizabeth Lane and East Main Street. The firm’s new address is 331 East Main Street, Suite 300. “We believe in the revitalization of Old Town Rock Hill […]

Posted on November 3rd, 2014


Morton & Gettys attorneys give back to their favorite causes

In celebration of the firm’s move to Rock Hill’s revitalized downtown, the firm’s partners have supported a variety of organizations in the area, reflecting their own volunteer interests. “As a firm, we appreciate the good work being done in our communities and we support those efforts throughout the year in many ways,” said Jim Morton. […]

Posted on November 3rd, 2014

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Morton helps win parole for a man he’d helped convict of murder

When he was a prosecutor in the Richland County Solicitor’s Office in 1990, Jim Morton won a murder conviction for Doug O’Neal. But evidence used at the time was problematic, and, with subsequent recantations by witnesses, Morton became convinced that O’Neal was innocent. The situation culminated in early June, when Morton traveled to Columbia and […]

Posted on June 24th, 2014


Melissa Gurney Cassell, Morton & Gettys’ newest attorney

In association with the launch of our new healthcare practice, Morton & Gettys recently welcomed a new attorney to oversee the practice. Melissa Gurney Cassell is a recent graduate of the University of South Carolina where she earned her bachelor’s and law degrees and served on the editorial board of the Real Property, Trust & […]

Posted on January 27th, 2014


Morton & Gettys launches health care law practice

Morton & Gettys is pleased to announce the launch of our new healthcare practice. While the firm has offered legal services in the healthcare field for some time, our new practice offers more comprehensive representation  addressing administrative and regulatory matters. Our attorneys will work with healthcare clients to develop innovative ways to increase profitability and […]

Posted on January 8th, 2014