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Henry Mills Gallivan

FDCC Immediate Past President


H. Mills Gallivan is the Senior Shareholder of Greenville based Gallivan, White & Boyd, P.A. Mr. Gallivan is known for being determined, thorough, and well-prepared. These qualities have served him-and his clients well-in his 37 year litigation, mediation, and arbitration career. They have also motivated him to take active leadership roles in professional and community organizations; his long list of service includes: President of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association, Sr. Director of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, Chairman of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the South Carolina Bar Association, President the National Foundation for Judicial Excellence (2012/2103), South Carolina Supreme Court Rules Advisory Committee 2008 to present, President of the Mardi Gras Charity Ball of Greenville, Commissioner and Vice Chair for City of Greenville Planning Commission, and 35 years of service in the Rotary Club of Greenville including service as President and Chairman of the Board for Rotary Charities of Greenville. He has been chosen as a South Carolina Super Lawyer in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution from 2008 to present. He is perennially featured as one of the Best Lawyers in America.

Mr. Gallivan received his BA from Vanderbilt University in 1973 and his J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1976. He is admitted to practice in the state of South Carolina and before the U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.


Gallivan, White and Boyd, P.A. is a leading litigation firm founded more than six decades ago in Greenville, SC and now has offices in Columbia, SC and Charlotte, NC. We are proud of our history of growth and the results our attorneys have achieved for our clients over the years. Like our clients, we are future-focused and concerned about being stronger tomorrow than we are today.

We’re also proud of our history of leadership and our contributions to the community and legal profession. As Senior Shareholder, Mills Gallivan, explains, “The essence of leadership is the ability to influence others towards a common goal. A leader's greatest asset is his or her integrity which is the foundation for credibility and there can be no influence without credibility. At GWB, we stress integrity in all that we do in the office, in the community and for our clients.” We believe that leadership and integrity are integral to effective advocacy.GWB is the proud recipient of DRI's 2013 Law Firm Diversity Award.

We are first and foremost trial attorneys; as such, we bring extensive litigation and trial experience to the table. Our team of attorneys serves all of SC, and GWB has consistently demonstrated the ability to handle complex litigation for our clients. While our focus continues to be trial work, our scope and capabilities are greater than ever.

The attorneys at our firm operate within four major practice groups—business and commercial law, insurance litigation practice, workplace practices, and litigation—and are prepared to serve clients in a variety of industries and a variety of settings. For more information, please contact GWB today.


(864) 271-5341
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55 Beattie Pl Ste 1200 Greenville, SC 29601


Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Litigation, General Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Products Liability, Professional Liability, Workers' Compensation


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