Personal Injury Attorney Job in Summerville, SC Near Me - 331833 |

Personal Injury Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location South Carolina - Summerville

Job ID T1KF331833

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Personal Injury Plaintiffs

2024-04-24 06:17:03

A law firm in Summerville, SC, is actively seeking an experienced Personal Injury Attorney to manage a diverse caseload of auto accidents and other personal injury cases. The successful candidate will have autonomy over their own team, craft litigation strategies, and handle all phases of trial preparation and execution while ensuring excellent client interaction. This role offers generous benefits, including a profit-sharing plan and bonuses based on production.

Job Duties:

  • Manage a comprehensive caseload of personal injury claims, particularly auto accidents.
  • Evaluate potential new cases and meet with prospective clients.
  • Oversee the pre-litigation workup of cases and conduct all phases of discovery.
  • Create detailed litigation plans and execute them through settlement negotiations and trials.
  • File complaints, motions, and other court pleadings.
  • Conduct depositions, trials, and other necessary court appearances.
  • Oversee the disbursement of recoveries and maintain detailed records.
  • Manage and lead a dedicated team, performing administrative and management functions related to the practice of law.
  • Maintain excellent relations and communication with all clients, ensuring their needs are met, and they are regularly updated on case progress.


  • Must be licensed to practice law in South Carolina.
  • Bar admission in Georgia and/or North Carolina is considered an asset.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in personal injury law.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and lead a team.
  • Proven track record of meeting and exceeding goals.
  • Experience in negotiating settlements and trying cases to juries.
  • Highly trainable with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.
  • Fluent Spanish language skills are a plus.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.


  • Current bar membership in South Carolina.
  • Bar admissions in neighboring states (Georgia and North Carolina) are preferred.


  • Strong leadership and team management abilities.
  • Excellent negotiation and persuasive communication skills.
  • High competency in legal research and writing.
  • Ability to effectively manage time and meet all case deadlines.
  • Aptitude for detailed administrative and procedural compliance.


  • 401(k) retirement plan.
  • Profit-sharing plan.
  • Comprehensive health insurance.
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Performance-based bonuses.

This position is perfect for a highly motivated Personal Injury Attorney looking to take on a challenging role with significant responsibilities and rewards. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to impact the lives of clients significantly while growing professionally in a supportive and dynamic legal environment.

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