Instead of being a “high-volume” law firm or a “settlement mill,” our Charleston personal injury attorneys help a select number of clients by giving them personalized, one-on-one attention. If your claim doesn’t settle or your case is difficult, we don’t pass you off to another law firm. We’re with you all the way into a courtroom if that’s what it takes.
If you’ve been injured, meet with Stephan Futeral or Thomas Nelson for FREE. Until then, here are some answers to questions that people frequently ask us:
In South Carolina, there’s no mathematical formula for calculating your claim’s worth. The amount depends on factors including the severity of your injuries, your medical bills, lost wages, and your pain and suffering.
Our injury lawyers in Charleston strive to be the best at what we do. That’s why we’re top-rated (AV) by Martindale-Hubbell, Stephan Futeral is rated 10 (Superb) by AVVO, Thomas Nelson is one of Super Lawyers Rising Stars in 2013, and clients endorse us with 5 stars ★★★★★ on Google Reviews. Call if you need us for:
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