P. Christopher Smith, Jr.

P. Christopher Smith, Jr.


(Partner) born Camden, South Carolina; admitted to South Carolina Bar in November 2005; United States District Court for the District of South Carolina in 2006; United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in 2007.

Education: Clemson University (B.S. 1999); Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law (J.D. 2005); Member, National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition Team.

Member: South Carolina Bar; Greenville County Bar; Defense Research Institute Professional Responsibility Committee.

Practice Areas: General Litigation; Insurance Defense; Construction Litigation; Administrative Law; Attorney Disciplinary Matters; Appeals; Premises Liability Litigation; Product Liability; Governmental Liability

History: Before joining Clarkson, Walsh & Coulter, he was an attorney at the Law Offices of Desa Ballard in West Columbia, South Carolina from 2007 – 2008, and served as a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable John D. McLeod, Judge of the South Carolina Administrative Law Court, from 2005 – 2007.