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Robert T. Usry

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Family

About Me

I grew up in Rock Hill, then came to Spartanburg to go to Wofford College, where I graduated in 1996.  I graduated from law school at the University of South Carolina in 2000. 


After that, I worked as a law clerk for a state circuit court judge in Barnwell, who held court mostly in Aiken, Bamberg, and Barnwell.  After a year there, I returned to the Upstate in 2001 to practice law in Easley.


In 2005, I joined this firm.  I am grateful to practice law here.  I am thankful to be part of the Spartanburg community, where my wife and I raise our four children.  We belong to First Presbyterian Church here in town, where I'm a deacon.  Over the years, I've served Spartanburg on the boards of the local Red Cross and TOTAL Ministries, a mission funded by local churches to feed and clothe the less fortunate. 


I've been honored to be an elected leader within the legal profession as a two-term member of the board of directors for the state criminal defense lawyers association and chairman of the personal injury and insurance committee of the South Carolina Bar. 


For my entire legal career starting in 2001, I've worked to help people who got hurt through no fault of their own and defend people accused of crime, including DUI.  I've tried numerous cases to a jury verdict, from car accidents to residential construction to assault and battery with intent to kill, and DUIs.  I've  also tried several workers’ compensation hearings.


The best thing about being a lawyer is I get to be a voice for folks who might not otherwise have one.  I am very proud of the people I help and the causes I represent.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Personal Injury: 30%
  2. Car Accidents: 30%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Family: 10%
  5. Criminal Defense: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Patrick James McLaughlin

    Rob is an excellent attorney. He is smart, hard-working and committed not only to his clients, but also to helping raise the level of legal representation throughout the state.

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    Patrick McLaughlin Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dirk Julius Derrick

    I endorse this lawyer for his practice in personal injury law!

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    Dirk Derrick Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Holland & Usry, P.A.

101 W. Saint John St.
Ste 206
Spartanburg, SC, 29304-5506

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
SCGood Standing200007/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerHolland & Usry2005 - Present
LawyerOlson, Smith, Jordan & Cox, P.A.2001 - 2005
Law ClerkJudge Rodney Peeples2000 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
South Carolina Bar Personal Injury and Insurance CommitteeChairman2009 - 2010
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors2007 - 2013
South Carolina Association for JusticeMember2001 - Present
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2001 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South Carolina School of LawN/AUnknown2000
Wofford CollegeEnglish and Business EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Boiling Springs 9th Grade AcademyDangers of Distracted Driving2013