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Nicholas J. Rivera

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Nicholas J. Rivera practices primarily with the firm’s Construction Law practice group. Prior to joining Clement Rivers, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Perry M. Buckner, Fourteenth Judicial Circuit.

Nick graduated from the Charleston School of Law, where he received the CALI awards in Insurance, Damages, and Pleadings & Practice. While in law school, he served as

  • President of the Sports & Entertainment Law Association
  • A Member of the Charleston Law Review
  • A Judicial Extern for the Honorable David C. Norton, U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina.

In his college days, Mr. Rivera was a four year letterman and scholarship athlete on the Varsity Soccer team.

Admitted to practice

  • South Carolina, 2009


  • Clemson University, B.A. Political Science; Minor – Business Administration, 2004
  • Charleston School of Law, J.D., 2008


  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association