Of Counsel

James S Gibson, Jr. was born in Florence, South Carolina on February 25, 1943. He attended Clemson University, and graduated in 1965 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina in 1968 and was admitted the same year to the South Carolina Bar. He served in the U.S. Army from 1968 to 1972 in the Judge Advocates General Corps and was admitted to practice in the U.S. Court of Military Appeals. Mr. Gibson began his private practice in Beaufort in 1972, and joined the firm in 1978. Mr. Gibson focuses his practice primarily on civil litigation, mediation, government law, and medical malpractice, and has served as the Beaufort County Attorney. He is admitted to practice in South Carolina, the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, and United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a Member of the South Carolina Bar, South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association, and the South Carolina Association of County Attorneys. He is also a member of Phi Delta Phi.

Reported Cases:
Wogan v. Kunze, 666 S.E.2d 901, (S.C. 2008)
Keane v. Lowcountry Pediatrics, P.S., 641 S.E.2d 53, (S.C. App. 2007)
Gastineau vs. Murphy, 503 S.E.2d 712, (S.C. 1998)


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