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Fayssoux Law Firm – Whether your matter centers on criminal defense, personal injury, complex civil litigation or anything in between, the attorneys at Fayssoux Law Firm, P.A., can help. With more than 60 combined years of experience and diverse backgrounds, our Greenville lawyers can provide valuable insight and guidance no matter how complex the situation. (James “Jim” Fayssoux Sr. and James “Wally” Fayssoux, Jr., www.fayssouxlawfirm.comp. 864-558-7196)

McGowan, Hood, & Felder – The South Carolina attorneys at McGowan, Hood & Felder, LLC, have a well-earned reputation for being honest, hard-working lawyers who deliver results.  McGowan Hood & Felder has offices located across the state and attorneys handling anything from truck and car accidents to medical malpractice cases, and nursing home abuse and neglect.  No games. No gimmicks. Just honest, straightforward advice from a hard-working law firm you can trust.  (S. Randall Hood, Chad McGowan, Johnny Felder,, p. 888-572-3800)

Motley Rice, LLC – Founded in 2003, today Motley Rice LLC is proud to be a firm that offers a breadth and depth of complex litigation, trial and resolution involvement and experience in multiple litigation areas.  With more than 70 attorneys and hundreds of support personnel, clients and affiliated law firms rely on Motley Rice as a resource. Motley Rice LLC proudly litigates causes, not cases, and practices in areas including anti-terrorism, asbestos exposure, consumer fraud, medical devices and drugs, aviation disasters, catastrophic injuries, whistleblower, nursing home abuse, and securities class actions.  (Joseph F. Rice,, p. 843-216-9000)

Authentic 3D – Authentic3D is an FDA cleared medical software company that translates radiologic images (CT, MRI, X-ray) of patient anatomy into actual, convincing and easy-to-understand evidence in 3D for legal professionals seeking to persuade insurance adjusters, attorneys, mediators, arbiters and jurors for optimal case results. (Jorey Chernett,, p.844-334-6243)

Case Metrix, LLC – CaseMetrix has compiled the most extensive motor vehicle accident and premises liability databases for the state of Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina. Comprised of thousands of settlements and verdicts, CaseMetrix marries comprehensive legal information with cutting edge technology to create a powerful research tool. (Kim White,, p. 678-732-9712)

Cherokee Funding – Cherokee Funding makes legal funding available for plaintiffs, doctors and attorneys.  Cherokee Funding grants advances ranging from $500 to $500,000 with the lowest fee structure in the industry. Repayment of advances is only made from a settlement award. If there is no award in your case, then there is no obligation to repay the advance. (Chris Conefry,, p. 855-3942247)

Fast Funds – Fast Funds offers pre-settlement and post-settlement cash advances to injured, financially troubled claimants who are represented by an attorney. We offer our services without any fees and never any interest. (Bruce Braxton,, p. 866-798-2941)

FindLaw – FindLaw, a part of Thomson Reuters, is a pioneer and innovator in marketing solutions for law firms, online legal information and services for lawyers, businesses, and individuals. Today, remains the most popular site for free legal information on the Internet with more than eight million visitors each month and the largest online lawyer directory available. (Brian Douglass,, p. 855-281-5559)

Forge Consulting – Forge Consulting helps clients rebuild structure—the structure which supports all we do as a community, as families, as individuals—when an unexpected event turns life upside down. The Forge team’s experience gives the plaintiff and plaintiff’s attorney access to objectivity and an array of resources to help customize a balanced settlement solution for you. Every plaintiff and their attorney deserves an advocate and Forge wants to advocate for you.  (Michael Gunn,, p. 803-233-3666)

ML Healthcare – ML Healthcare allows attorneys and their injured client’s access to a network of skilled healthcare providers. In turn, we enable those providers to treat more patients that ordinarily could not afford the medical services. (Kelley Brownlee,, p. 678-680-5630)

Robson Forensic – Robson Forensic is a national leader in expert witness consulting, providing technical expertise across many fields within engineering, architecture, and science, as well as an expansive range of specialty disciplines. (Mark Williams,, p. 800-813-6736)

Shea Barclay – Shea Barclay Group is an independently owned and operated Professional and Executive Liability Insurance Specialist.  At Shea Barclay Group, we will evaluate your business’ risks and best advise you of the proper coverage needed to protect your business’ greatest exposures. We are committed to providing the most outstanding value to each of our clients, and we shall set the standard for professional liability insurance. (Mike Shea,, p. 813-251-2580)

Thomson Reuters –Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals.  They give their customers a smarter way to work by providing unrivaled legal solutions that integrate content, expertise and technologies.  No one in the legal marketplace invests as much in innovation as Thomson Reuters. (Clai Smith,, p. 646-223-4000)


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The South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ) was founded over 50 years ago by a small group of trial lawyers. Since then, our mission has been to serve our members and those we are sworn to protect.  We work to uphold and defend the constitutions of our state and nation. We fight tirelessly to protect the rights of the individual; to seek justice through open and fair courtrooms; to resist unjust laws; to support policies that hold wrongdoers accountable; to strengthen the civil justice system through education; and to uphold the highest standards of ethical conduct and integrity in the legal profession.

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