Admission Dates & Jurisdictions

South Carolina Bar May 1984; United  States District Court 1985; United States Supreme Court 1990;United States Court of Appeals 1998


BA College of Charleston 1980; JD University of South Carolina 1983

Professional Experience

judicial law clerk 1984-1986- South Carolina Circuit Court; private law practice 1986 to date. Kelaher Connell and Connor partner since 1987

Professional Associations

South Carolina Bar, Inns of Court, National Trial Lawyers Association

Verdicts & Settlements

Have tried many cases in multiple counties around the state over the last 35 years.Have argued appeals in South Carolina Court of Appeals,South Carolina Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals ,United States Court of Appeals for Federal Circuit,

Representative Cases

Bass vs South Carolina,Chestnut vs Avx, Bowers vs National General, Yoho vs Thompson, Todd vs Joyner, Palmer vs  State,