Robert Bruce

Bruce Law Firm
200 Oakland Avenue, Ste. F
Rock Hill, SC 29730
803-366-4411
www.thebrucefirm.com


Robert A. Bruce is an experienced, compassionate and caring attorney with a diverse and extensive professional background. He considers it an honor and a privilege to be able to serve as your legal representative and advocate. He wants to get to know the client, understand the matter from the client's perspective and strives to deliver client focused guidance and legal advocacy. He provides zealous and dedicated representation to his clients.

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

       
  • Previously served as a criminal prosecutor for two different Solicitor's Offices in South Carolina during which time he prosecuted numerous criminal cases including murder, armed robbery, drug trafficking, burglary, felony DUI and DUI.
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  • Developed and conducted training for law enforcement officers.
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  • Served as a municipal court prosecutor for the City of Rock Hill during which time he prosecuted offenses including DUI and other traffic offenses.
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  • Served as a corporate in-house counsel for an insurance company and its affiliated companies during which he managed litigation for the companies, provided legal guidance, managed the anti-fraud unit (SIU) and was responsible for legal matters involving all individual and group insurance products.
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  • Served as a regulatory compliance risk advisor with Humana during which time he was responsible for regulatory guidance for group products, COBRA, and was the primary compliance person responsibile for anti-money laundering (AML) implementation and compliance and served as Humana's AML Compliance Officer during part of his tenure. He also provided OFAC guidance.
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  • Has practiced law in private practice both with small law firms and as a solo practictioner.
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  • Previously served as a Commissioner on the South Carolina State Ethics Commission.

Education:

       
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC, 1989
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  • Juris Doctor, University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, SC, 1993

 Professional Associations:

       
  • South Carolina Bar
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  • York County Bar
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  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers
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  • DUI Defense Lawyers Association