Andy was raised in Orangeburg, South Carolina and attended school at Orangeburg Prep. He went to college at the University of South Carolina and graduated with a degree in finance. After working in the restaurant and bar business for several years, he decided to stop tending bar and to start studying for the bar. He attended law school at the University of South Carolina where he graduated in 2004.
Andy joined Williams and Williams in January of 2020. Before then, Andy worked for a large, well-respected defense firm in Columbia where he practiced for 15 years. During this time there, Andy was a board member of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association.
Andy is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and a member of the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court. He was named as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013 and 2014 and included in Columbia Business Monthly list of Legal Elite of the Midlands in 2012, 2015 and 2016.
Andy’s practice concentrates on civil litigation, including automobile and trucking accident, premises liability, products liability and professional malpractice.
Despite being a terrible golfer, Andy enjoys spending time on the golf course and is a past chairman of the board for Hootie and the Blowfish’s Monday after the Masters charity golf tournament.
Andy and his wife, Courtney, live with their two children, John Andrew and Blair, in Columbia.
Tel: (803) 534-5218
Fax: (803) 928-5190
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Civil Litigation →
Criminal Defense →
Traffic Collisions →
Traffic Tickets →
DUI and BUI Defense →
Personal Injury →
Wrongful Death →
Products Liability →
Contract Disputes →
Administrative Law →
Magistrate Appeals →
Worker’s Compensation →
Divorce Settlements →
South Carolina Bar Association
University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina
University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
Major in Finance
HONORS AND AWARDS
AV Rated – Martindale-Hubbell
Super Lawyers Rising Star – 2013, 2014
Columbia Business Monthly, Legal Elite of the Midlands – 2012, 2015, 2016
American Board of Trial Advocates
John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court