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  • D. Jay Davis, Jr. recently spoke to the South Carolina Hospital Association regarding pending and anticipated COVID-19 litigation and how to protect yourself from healthcare liability claims. Mr. Davis also recently served as a speaker at the annual conference of the Insurance Industry Institute of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel on COVID-19 litigation.

  • Clement Rivers, LLP is honored to announce that our law firm has received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2021 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”. This Tier 1 ranking was determined from the firm’s overall evaluation, which was derived from a combination of factors including clients’ feedback and the high regard that lawyers in other firms in the same practice areas have for the firm.

  • The following Clement Rivers, LLP attorneys have been selected as part of the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©:
    C. Michael Branham: Trusts and Estates
    Stephen L. Brown: Litigation – Construction & Litigation – Insurance
    D. Jay Davis, Jr: Commercial Litigation
    Carol B. Ervin: Employment Law – Management & Litigation – Labor and Employment
    Duke R. Highfield: Litigation – Insurance & Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
    Wallace G. Holland: Workers Compensation Law – Employers
    Wilbur E. Johnson: Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management, & Litigation – Labor and Employment
    Michael A. Molony: Administrative, Insurance & Regulatory Law
    F. Drake Rogers III: Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers

  • Catherine H. Chase will be speaking on the topic of Substance Abuse and Competence: What Every Attorney Needs to Know at an upcoming continuing legal education seminar.

  • Clement Rivers, LLP is pleased to announce that D. Jay Davis, Jr. (Professional Liability:  Defense), Carol B. Ervin (Employment and Labor), and Shawn Daughtridge Wallace (Employment and Labor) have all been named 2020 Super Lawyers.  Matthew O. Riddle (Workers Compensation) has been named as a rising star.

  • Clement Rivers, LLP is pleased to announce that Robert S. Dodds has joined the firm as Special Counsel.  Robert previously worked as a solo practitioner and has spent much of his career in assisting businesses with planning and taxation issues.  Robert holds an LL.M. in Taxation and will be, primarily, a member of the Business, Insurance, Real Estate and Regulatory Matters Practice Group.

  • Clement Rivers, LLP is pleased to announce that James D. “Tripp” Gandy, III has joined the firm as Special Counsel. Prior to joining Clement Rivers, LLP, Tripp was a solo practitioner.  He has a wide range of experience in the practice of law, including insurance defense in State and Federal Courts, family law, and estate planning. Tripp will be, primarily, a member of the Professional Liability Practice Group.

  • Clement Rivers, LLP is pleased to announce that Victoria L. Anderson and Nicholas J. Rivera have recently been named partners at Clement Rivers, LLP.  Tori practices primarily in Trucking and Transportation, and Nick practices mainly in Construction Law.  Congratulations to Tori and Nick!

  • Clement Rivers, LLP attorneys delivered presents for a family of 6 recently placed in housing via One80 Place. We are excited to bring this family some holiday cheer this Christmas!


  • Clement Rivers, LLP was honored to receive the 2019 Corporate Citizen Award from the Charleston Trident Urban League (CTUL) at its recent Equal Opportunity and Diversity Gala.  CTUL promotes diversity and racial inclusion and provides multifaceted programs that assist African Americans and all other underserved groups to achieve social equality and economic self-sufficiency.  Clement Rivers, LLP is honored to support CTUL and its work in our community.