Professional Negligence


Team Skills & Experience Brief:

  • Ranked in Best Law Firms, Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants, Greenville, South Carolina
  • Ranked in Best Law Firms, Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants, Greenville, South Carolina

Professional Negligence Team

The Professional Negligence Team represents professionals of all types in litigation and other matters related to the rendition of professional services. The team’s attorneys have extensive experience defending malpractice actions and investigations conducted by state regulatory and licensing agencies for professionals. Representative professionals represented by the team are:

  • Accountants
  • Appraisers
  • Attorneys
  • Insurance Agents and Brokers
  • Real Estate Agents and Brokers

Team members also assist insurers regarding coverage issues, and have also served as expert witnesses in legal professional malpractice matters.

Key Contacts

W. Howard Boyd, Jr.

Greenville, SC

John T. Lay, Jr.

Columbia, SC

T. David Rheney

Managing Partner
Greenville, SC

John Hudson

Columbia, SC

Potential Liability for Attorneys Engaging Co-counsel and Referrals

Professional liability claims against attorneys using outside counsel are being filed more frequently than ever before. However, there are ways to avoid such actions.