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Monty D Desai

Monty D Desai

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Brain Injury, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Criminal Defense… more 

Monty Desai

About Me

Attorney Monty Desai, of the Carolina Law Group LLC, represents clients in wrongful death, workers' compensation, serious personal injuries, family law and immigration cases. Because of his success in litigating cases for his clients he was honored with a membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a prestigious group of trial lawyers who have won million-dollar verdicts. Mr. Desai has his office in Greenville and serves all of South Carolina.


Mr. Desai graduated with his law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and was admitted into the South Carolina Bar in 2005. He is a former prosecutor with Greenville County Solicitor's office, and also was a shareholder with a very prominent plaintiff's firm in Greenville County. Mr. Desai is also a former adjunct professor in the Criminal Justice Division at Greenville Technical Colleg

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Languages Spoken: Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi, Punjabi

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Workers Compensation: 30%
    3 years
  2. Brain Injury: 20%
    3 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 15%
    3 years
  4. Personal Injury: 15%
    3 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Steve Wayne Sumner

    Monty Desai is an extremely hard working and knowledgeable attorney. His work in the area of workers compensation is very well known in Upstate South Carolina and the team that he has assembled at the Carolina Law Group are top notch. He is easy to work with and knows the answers when the tough questions are asked. I highly recommend Monty Desai.

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    Steve Sumner DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Ryan S Montgomery

    I endorse this lawyer. Monty is a very good lawyer. Always puts his clients first and fights hard for benefits for them.

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    Ryan Montgomery Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

The Carolina Law Group

910 E. Washington street
Greenville, SC, 29601

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
SCGood Standing200503/07/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant Solicitor13th Circuit Solicitor's Office2004 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
South Carolina Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Greenville Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
South Carolina Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2007 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2007 - Present
National Lawyers GuildMember2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Esuary v/s Whitmire$1.5 million dollars settlement
Confidential$700,000.00 settlement
Confidential$1.7 Million dollars settlement

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
La Nacion HispanaALIVIO PARA LOS "DREAMERS"2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of South CarolinaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Legal Lessons: A Series for the PublicWORKER'S COMPENSATION2012
Legal Lessons: A Series for the PublicWORKER'S COMPENSATION2011