Wyche Expands Its Team of Top-Flight Attorneys« All News
June 21, 2017
GREENVILLE, SC (June 21, 2017) – Wyche, P.A. has added three new attorneys as it expands to meet growing client needs. Josh Lonon joins as Special Counsel, bringing 13 years of commercial real estate experience. Matthew Couvillion and McKinley Hyman have joined Wyche as associates.
Josh Lonon advises a diverse set of clients on sophisticated commercial real estate transactions. He represents companies in the acquisition, financing, development, leasing, and sale of commercial properties, including multi-family, industrial, and retail. He also has extensive experience with title insurance companies, both as outside and in-house counsel, giving him keen insight into solving complex title and title insurance issues. Lonon’s practice is based in Spartanburg, South Carolina where he has served on and led numerous non-profit boards, chairs the City of Spartanburg Board of Zoning and Appeals, and serves as an officer on the South Carolina Bar Real Estate Practices Council. He is a graduate of the South Carolina Bar Leadership Academy and of Leadership Spartanburg, and is a Regional Fellow of the Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. Prior to private practice, Lonon served as law clerk for the Hon. G. Thomas Cooper, Jr., of South Carolina’s Fifth Judicial Circuit. Lonon earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law where he served as Managing Editor of the Southeastern Environmental Law Journal, and was a nationally competing member of the Moot Court Bar. He holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of South Carolina.
Matthew Couvillion focuses his practice on transactional matters, with an emphasis on corporate law, tax, and non-profit organizations. He has experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, tax matters, and corporate governance. Couvillion received an LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. He earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law where he was the Managing Editor of the South Carolina Journal of International Law and Business. He is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.A. in History.
McKinley Hyman focuses on business litigation, with an emphasis on employment law. She earned her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, where she served as an Editorial Board member on the Virginia Tax Review. Hyman graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Carolina where she majored in both English and Philosophy.
Wyche is a full-service law firm which has practiced law and served the Greenville community for 95 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.