Amos Workman Receives the Greenville County Bar Association's Tommy Thomason Award« All News
November 24, 2014
GREENVILLE, SC – Wyche attorney Amos Workman has been honored by the Greenville County Bar Association with the prestigious Tommy Thomason Award. The award was established in 1993 to recognize the Greenville lawyer who best exemplifies compassion, unshakeable integrity, strong personal values, dedication to the community, humility, and diplomacy. As the Greenville County Bar Association’s highest honor, the award celebrates those who are admired by peers, dedicated to improving the legal system, and committed to resolving disputes in a way that minimizes conflict.
“Amos’s career demonstrates how a genuine concern for others can make a meaningful impact on the legal profession. He embodies all of the characteristics that the Tommy Thomason award represents, and it is truly an honor to recognize the impact Amos has had on our community,” said Courtney C. Atkinson, President of the Greenville County Bar Association.
Workman focuses his practice at Wyche primarily on mediating cases in the Family and Circuit courts. In addition to his mediation practice, he is skilled at navigating matters in family court, and handling commercial real estate transactions. As an ordained minister, Workman now serves as a member of the Foothill Presbytery Unity and Community Team and its Theological Examinations Commission. He is Past President and Board Member Emeritus of the Upstate Mediation Center, Past Chair of the United Way Campaign Clergy Division, and on the Samaritan House Board. Workman is a magna cum laude graduate the University of South Carolina School of Law, a magna cum laude graduate of Washington and Lee University, and a magna cum laude graduate of Erskine Theological Seminary.
Wyche is a full-service law firm that has practiced law and served the Greenville community for more than 90 years. In that time, Wyche has participated in landmark litigation, served as counsel on cutting-edge transactions, and provided community leadership that has helped shape and drive our region’s growth and success. With offices in Greenville and Columbia, Wyche is the South Carolina member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms.