Profile

Michael Jeffcoat

Michael R. Jeffcoat, Attorney at Law P.A.
4723-A Sunset Boulevard
P.O. Box 1860
Lexington, SC 29071
803-808-9600
www.scinjurylawfirm.com


The Cases We Handle Nursing Home Abuse
Truck Accidents
Wrongful Death
Automobile Accidents
More Injury Cases We Handle
Insurance Claim Denial
Hurricane Insurance Claims
Business vs. Business
Environmental Law

South Carolina injury attorney Michael Jeffcoat practices in the areas of serious personal injury, nursing home abuse and neglect,  auto accidents and motor vehicle accidents, elder abuse, trucking accidents (accidents caused by tractor trailers or 18 wheelers), work injuries, civil litigation, and business disputes.


Education

J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, 1997
Strom Thurmond Scholar; Trial Competition; Palmetto Law Society; Public Interest Law Society

Seattle University School of Law, 1995-1996
Moot Court Competition

B.A., Political Economy & Philosophy, Wofford College, 1994
Blue Key; Chairman, Judicial Commission; Campus Union Student Government; President, Eta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
South Carolina Bar, 1997
United States District Court, District of South Carolina, 1998

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

South Carolina Bar
Member Since: 1997
Member, House of Delegates, 2007 - Present; Chairman, Pro Bono Subcommittee, 2000 - 2001

South Carolina Association for Justice
Member Since: 1999
Member, Board of Governors, 2006 - Present

American Association for Justice
Member, Nursing Home Litigation Group; Member, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group; Member, Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway & Premises Liability Section

Public Justice
Member Since: 1999

Publications

Co-author, "Craft Incisive Questions In Your Trucking Case," TRIAL, March 2010.

Co-author, "Caught in the Web: CERCLA Owner of Operator Liability of Lenders, Shareholders, Parent Corporations and Attorneys," South Carolina Environmental Law Journal, Fall 1997

Non-Legal Activities

National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform
Member

Ebenezer Lutheran Church (Columbia)
Member

Brain Injury Alliance of South Carolina
Member

Congaree Riverkeeper