Charleston Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Charleston, South Carolina Personal Injury Lawyers

September 24, 2015

Attorney Benjamin W. Akery was recently able to secure a very large settlement for a roofer who was significantly injured while on the job.

On January 12, 2013, our client, who worked for a roofing company, fell approximately 10 feet off of a roof resulting in significant spinal injuries requiring emergency spinal surgery.  After the fall, the injured worker’s direct employer and... Read More

September 24, 2015

Recently, Attorney Malcolm Crosland prevailed in a unique workers’ compensation case resulting in a six figure recovery for our client who was made totally disabled by an on the job accident.

Back in 2010, our client injured his back on the job while installing a freezer. After much treatment, it was determined our client would need back surgery; however, because of a pre-existing heart... Read More

September 18, 2015
Whiplash in Automobile Accidents | Charleston, South Carolina Whiplash Lawyer

Symptoms of whiplash from a car accident may be apparent immediately, but often pain and discomfort can develop slowly, first appearing as long as two weeks after the accident. Because whiplash symptoms can be slow to appear, some people may not realize they have been seriously hurt which can hinder a lawsuit. If you have been in an accident in the Charleston, SC area where any neck injury may... Read More

September 10, 2015

The Firm would like to extend a special THANK YOU to Susan Rienzo on 25 years with the firm!

Your hard work and dedication has not gone unnoticed over the years. You are such a positive light and always so willing to do what needs to get done. The Firm couldn't be happier to have had you on board for as long as we have! 

Susan Rienzo is a paralegal to attorney Tom White and... Read More

September 03, 2015

One of the most horrific murders in the state happened in 2009 when Jason Rivenburg, a long distance truck driver from New York, was tragically slain while parked to rest at an abandoned gas station in South Carolina.

Willie Pelzer, 22, apparently stalked the truck driver and then attempted to ambush him for a grand total of $7 to buy drugs. Rivenburg had parked his truck at the... Read More

September 02, 2015

Recently, the South Carolina Department of Public Safety announced their plan statewide to crackdown on impaired driving this summer—specifically, DUI offenses. SCDPS launched the “Sober or Slammer!” campaign on August 20th and it will run through the end of Labor Day, September 7th.

With the upcoming extended weekend, traffic is expected to be heavier than usual as most families... Read More

August 26, 2015
Documenting Your Brain Injury for Your Workers' Comp Claim | Charleston SC

Workers’ compensation insurance, more commonly called workers’ comp, is meant to help injured workers and their families get back on their feet after an accident. But employers and their insurers will often stop at nothing to avoid paying for your claim. That’s why effective documentation is of paramount importance. If you’ve been injured on the job, please contact the Charleston brain injury... Read More

August 26, 2015

Steinberg Law Firm is proud to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 22nd edition of The Best Lawyers in America for the following practice areas and metropolitan areas:

David Pearlman, Best Lawyers 2016 Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants, Charleston, SC Kevin Holmes, Best Lawyers 2016 Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and... Read More
August 26, 2015

Thomas White recently settled a complicated Workers’ Compensation case for $165,000 after the workers’ comp carrier tried to deny his clients claim based on a preexisting condition.

His client was working for a company on Sullivan’s Island when his injury happened. What was interesting about this case is that his client simply jumped from the back of a moving truck that was used for... Read More

August 25, 2015

Please join us in congratulating our new Employee of the Month, Glenis Mosley! 

In an effort to express our appreciation for our wonderful... Read More