Ian Maguire

Maguire Law Firm
1600 north oak street
Suite B
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Ian Maguire was born in Dublin, Ireland and raised in New York City.  He and wife Jennifer have four children:  Erin, Brendan, Liam and Saoirse. He attended Le Moyne College in Syracuse, NY, where he received his B.S. in Business Administration. Thereafter, Ian received his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1993. Since arriving on the Grand Strand in 1994, Ian has dedicated himself to seeking justice for injured individuals and their families.

Ian Maguire is a trial lawyer and practices in the areas of personal injury and workers’ compensation. He primarily represents individuals injured due to automobile collisions, nursing home negligence, products liability, and boating accidents. He has handled civil wrongful death claims. During his career he has represented death-row inmates in regards to their capital post-conviction relief cases.  His law practice is predicated on the core stance that consumers should be protected from unsafe products and individuals should receive fair treatment from the big powerful insurance companies. Ian is dedicated to holding corporations that refuse to abide by their duties accountable for the injuries and damages they cause.

Ian is active in the legal community and is a member of the South Carolina Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the South Carolina Association for Justice, and the Injured Workers’ Advocates of South Carolina. He also is the former Co-Chair for March of Dimes 2013 and a life-time member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates forum.

Areas of Practice:

  • Serious Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Serious Auto, Truck, and Motorcycle Collisions
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Criminal Law
  • Bad Faith Insurance

Bar Admissions:

South Carolina, 1993

North Carolina, 1998

U.S. District Court District of South Carolina

U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina


University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1993

Le Moyne College, Syracuse, New York

Bachelor of Science, Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Member of Mensa

Coach of Socastee High School Mock Trial Team

Board Member St. Andrew Catholic Church Finance Committee

Past Board Member Grand Strand Rape Crisis Center

Past Board of Regents Leadership Grand Strand

Past President North Myrtle Beach Civitans

Past Area Director Horry County Special Olympics

American Association for Justice

South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association

Injured Workers' Advocates of South Carolina

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

South Carolina Bar Association

North Carolina Bar Association