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Mark R. James

Associate Attorney
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Phone: (843) 393-2201
Fax: (843) 393-2216

54 Public Square
Darlington, South Carolina 29532

Mark James is a native of Darlington, South Carolina. While in law school Mark gained valuable experience working with the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Charleston, South Carolina and the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission. After graduating from law school, Mark served as an Assistant Public Defender in Sumter, SC representing clients in a wide range of cases. It is the culmination of this experience that proved that Mark’s true passion was client advocacy and helping others.

Mark currently resides in his hometown of Darlington, and has dedicated his practice to helping people in Darlington, Marlboro, Dillon, Marion, Chesterfield, Florence, and across South Carolina who have been injured or who have lost a loved one due to auto accidents, trucking accidents, medical or nursing malpractice, nursing home negligence, or correctional facility negligence. Mark also works to help clients who have suffered from unfairly denied insurance claims, auto dealer and other consumer fraud, and unfair business practices.


J.D., Charleston School of Law, Charleston, South Carolina, 2014

B.A., University of South Carolina, 2010

  • Major: Political Science

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice South Carolina Supreme Court, 2014
District of Columbia, 2015
U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2016
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

South Carolina Bar Association
Member Since: 2014

South Carolina Bar, Young Lawyers Division
Member Since: 2014

Darlington County Bar

Florence County Bar

SC Association of Justice
Member Since: 2016

District of Columbia Bar Association
Member Since: 2016

Current Employment Position

Associate Attorney

Past Positions

Sumter County Public Defender's Office, Assistant Public Defender, 2015 to 2016



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