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Brian L. Quisenberry

Brian L. Quisenberry
Brian L. Quisenberry practices primarily in the firm’s Employment and Labor Law Practice Group. Brian represents both public and private employers in state and federal courts, as well as before administrative agencies such as the EEOC and the S.C. Human Affairs Commission.

Brian’s Practice

Brian is experienced in all types of employment litigation. Brian regularly defends his clients against claims arising under Title VII, ADA, ADEA, FMLA and other employment related statutes. Brian’s litigation experience includes:

civil rights violations
wrongful termination
FLSA and S.C. Payment of Wages Act disputes
handbook and contract challenges
premises liability
malicious prosecution
zoning and land use disputes
employee defection matters, including lawsuits involving
non-disclosure agreements
state trade secret and unfair trade practice statutes

Additionally, to help avoid litigation, Brian counsels clients in

day-to-day employment issues
compliance with state and federal laws
developing employment policies and procedures

Beyond the Practice

Vice President of the S.C. Chapter of the Federal Bar Association
Vice Chair of the SCDTAA Employment Law Committee

Law School Awards

Editor for the ABA’s Real Property Probate and Trust Journal
CALI awards in Employment Discrimination, Secured Transactions, Advanced Legal Research, and Advanced Legal Writing
Member of the honorary society Order of Wig and Robe
Member of Who’s Who Among American Law Students

Admitted to Practice

South Carolina, 2005
U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina


University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2005
University of Tennessee, B.S., 2001

Memberships and Activities

Charleston County Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association – President for the S.C. Chapter
South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys

Articles & Case Studies

Contributing Author, Labor and Employment Law for South Carolina Lawyers published by the South Carolina Bar Association

Various Articles in the Federal Bar Association’s periodical The Federal Lawyer and the SCDTAA’s Defense Line publication



Practice Groups


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