David S. Black was born in Columbia, South Carolina in 1966. He attended the University of South Carolina earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1989, with a focus on Finance and Insurance and Economic Security. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1992 and was admitted to the South Carolina Bar that same year. He moved to Beaufort in 1992 to begin his private practice and joined the firm in 2000. Mr. Black is admitted to practice in South Carolina, the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, and the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He focuses his practice primarily on civil litigation, insurance defense law, medical malpractice, and government law. He is a member of the Beaufort County Bar, the South Carolina Bar, and the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association. He is a member of Kappa Alpha.
Reported Cases:
Key Corporate Capital, Inc. v. County of Beaufort, 644 S.E.2d 675, (S.C. 2007)
Andrade v. Johnson, 588 S.E.2d 588, (S.C. 2003)
Gardner v. South Carolina Dept. of Revenue, 577 S.E.2d 190, (S.C. 2003)
Portman v. Garbade, 522 S.E.2d 830, (S.C. App. 1999)
Richardson v. South Carolina Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., 519 S.E.2d 120, (S.C. App. 1999)
Creighton v. Coligny Plaza Ltd. Partnership, 512 S.E.2d 510, (S.C. App. 1998)
Stevinson v. Howley, 99 F.3d 1131, (4th Cir.(S.C.) 1996)


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