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William J. Tuck

Owner/Attorney
Bill@attorneywilliamjtuck.com
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Phone: (843) 393-2201
Fax: (843) 393-2216

54 Public Square
Darlington, South Carolina 29532

Since graduating at the top of his law school class, clerking for a judge in the state capitol, volunteering to work as a staff attorney for a non-profit agency, and starting his own law practice, Attorney Tuck has helped over a thousand injured people and their families recover compensation for injury and death caused by: auto accidents; truck accidents; medical malpractice; nursing home negligence; correctional facility negligence; defective and dangerous drugs and other products; dangerous premises; faulty construction; unfairly denied insurance claims; consumer fraud; predatory business practices, etc.

Attorney Tuck gives close personal attention to each of his clients’ cases.

Attorney Tuck takes cases from all counties in South Carolina.

Education

J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 2000

  • J.D. - 2000
  • Honors: cum laude
  • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • Honors: Order of the Wig and Robe

B.A., University of North Carolina, Charlotte, 1994

  • B.A. - 1994
  • Honors: cum laude

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice South Carolina, 2000
U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2002
South Carolina Supreme Court, 2000
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

South Carolina Bar
Member Since: 2000

Darlington County Bar

Florence County Bar

American Association for Justice
Member Since: 2000

South Carolina Association for Justice
Member Since: 2000

National Association of Consumer Attorneys

National Crime Victim Bar Association

South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association
Member Since: 2000 to 2000

Fraternities or Sororities
  • Phi Alpha Delta
Representative Cases
  • Fatal MedMal case settles for $500K after jury verdict
  • The United States Department Of Justice And The United States Attorney For The District Of South Carolina settle whistleblower lawsuits against HDL and Singulex for nearly $50 million and intervene in ongoing litigation against additional defendants
  • Judgment in Fraudulent Mobile Home Sale Case for $1,913,349.84
  • Judgment in Nightclub Sexual Assault Case for $1,500,00.00
  • Jail Negligence/Medical Malpractice Untreated Stroke Death Case Settles for $1,400,00.00
  • Clergy Sex Abuse Case (Two Victims) Settles for $750,000.00
  • Judgment in Negligent Entrustment of 4-Wheeler Injury Case for $748,754.89
  • Utility Company/Town Negligence Burn Injury Case Settles for $420,000.00
  • Clergy Sex Abuse Case Settles for $347,500.00
  • DSS/Police/School Negligence Burn Injury of Child Case Settles for $325,000.00
  • Premises Liability (Defective Step) Broken Ankle Case Settles for $300,000.00
  • Defamation/Libel Case (Defamatory Email/Mailing) Settles for $300,000.00
  • DSS Negligence Vulnerable Adult Neglect Case Settles for $249,000.00
  • Police Brutality Broken Arm Case Settles for $245,000.00
  • School Negligence Wheelchair Fell Off Bus Facial Injury Case Settles for $170,000.00
  • Jail Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Appendicitis Case Settles for $157,500.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Uninsured Motorist) Shoulder Injury Case Settles for $150,000.00
  • Verdict in Construction Breach of Contract Case for $150,000.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Improper Passing) Back/Neck Injuries Case Settles for $140,000.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (DUI) Back/Neck Injuries Case Settles for $100,000.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Improper Left Turn) Back/Neck Injuries Case Settles for $94,000.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (DUI) Back/Neck Injuries Case Settles for $90,000.00
  • Premises Liability (No Handrail on Steps) Ankle Injury Case Settles for $62,500.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Pedestrian) Back/Neck Injuries Case Settles for $51,500.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Improper Merging) Dental Injuries Case Settles for $50,000.00
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Ran Red Light) Death by 18 Wheeler Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (Ran Red Light) Injury by 18 Wheeler Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Dental Malpractice Negligent Dental Implant Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Heart Attack Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Premises Liability (No Warning) Shattered Knee Cap Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Bladder Cancer Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Massage Therapy Negligence—Jaw Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Bad Faith Insurance Failure to Pay Life Insurance Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Nursing Home Negligence—Bed Sores Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Breast Reduction Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Elbow Arthroscopy Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Emergency Room and EMS Negligence—Death Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Utility Company Negligence Electrocution—Hand Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Colon Cancer Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Skin Cancer Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Repair of Broken Wrist Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Penis Cancer Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Premises Liability Ankle Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Pancreatitis Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Timely Diagnose Stroke Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Dental Malpractice Negligent Tooth Extraction Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • School Negligence Sexual Assault on Bus Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Knee Replacement Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Nursing Home Negligence Hypoxic Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Colectomy Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Product Liability (Over the Counter Drug) Kidney Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Medical Malpractice Negligent Prescription of Pain Killer Death Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
  • Premises Liability Assault at Skating Rink Head Injury Case Settles for CONFIDENTIAL
Past Positions
  • Orr & Ervin, LLC, Associate Attorney, 2002 to 2004
  • SC Centers for Equal Justice, Attorney, 2001 to 2002
Languages
  • English
Client Reviews
★★★★★
"This Atty knows his stuff! Great person, staff and compassion" Christine Fusco
★★★★★
"Very patient" Shearon Hull
★★★★★
"Represented me in a dog bite case. Bill is what I wanted in a an attorney. Aggressive in all the right places. Answers you with straightforward, honest information. He will be on YOUR side all the way!" Terry
★★★★★
"Best lawyer in SC. Did an amazing job for my family. I would highly recommend him. He is thorough, aggressive, compassionate and responsive." Anonymous
★★★★★
"He handled a medical malpractice case i had he fought hard and got me the best results.. He and his staff are very knowledgeable and will do their best to win your case.. They want misled you or lie to you i highly recommended Mr.Tuck hes a great attorney and an honorable men..Hes the best in the Pee Dee and in Darlington!!!!! Thank u Mr.Tuck you and you wonderful staff." Anonymous