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Paul Eugene Hammack

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Litigation, Transportation, Workers Compensation, Admiralty & Maritime

About Me

After nine years practicing with large law firms in Georgia and South Carolina, Paul Hammack founded Hammack Law Firm, LLC in 2008. Paul's vision was to create a firm dedicated to providing aggressive, quality legal services while maintaining a firm atmosphere promoting quality of life and balance between career and family. Hammack Law Firm represents businesses and individuals in general litigation, transportation, personal injury, fire claims, admiralty and maritime claims and corporate disputes before state and federal trial and appellate courts.


 


Paul is licensed in South Carolina and Georgia, providing regional coverage to the firm's clients. The firm is centrally located in the upstate of South Carolina in Greenville, which is situated between Charlotte, North Carolina and Atlanta, Georgia in the Interstate 85 corridor.


 


Choosing the right attorney to represent you is the most important decision you will make when facing litigation. Having an attorney you can trust is critical to formulating a successful litigation strategy and achieving a favorable outcome. Trust is gained by building genuine relationships based upon integrity and mutual goals. Hammack Law Firm was built on strong partnerships with our clients, and our future depends upon a commitment to serving our clients and a willingness to adapt to our clients’ ever-changing needs. Rather than implementing standard formulas and dictating our agenda, we listen to our clients and work alongside them to accomplish the best results while providing the most reasonable value. Hammack Law Firm is dedicated to earning your business in unconventional ways. We give it to you straight instead of telling you what you want to hear. At HLF, we earn our swagger. We are a firm that respects your business and works hard to keep it because you matter. Let's build a relationship today.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    15 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Litigation: 20%
    15 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 15%
    15 years, 50 cases
  4. Transportation: 15%
    15 years, 100 cases
  5. Admiralty & Maritime: 10%
    15 years, 100 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Eric R. Tonnsen

    Paul is an excellent lawyer. He's worked on plenty of large cases as both a plaintiff and defendant and tried numerous cases. He has an excellent reputation as being well-prepared, knowledgable, and a fine trial lawyer. He is ethical and has the respect of lawyers throughout the state.

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    Eric Tonnsen Litigation Attorney
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  • James Weston Segura

    I endorse this lawyer. Knowledgeable about trucking wrecks and all personal injury. Great lawyer.

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    James Segura Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hammack Law Firm LLC

223 W Stone Ave
Greenville, SC, 29609-5434

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
SCGood Standing200006/16/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199906/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Cali -Top Grade AdmiraltyUSC School of Law2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing MemberHammack Law Firm, LLC2015 - Present
MemberClawson & Staubes, LLC2012 - 2015
Managing PartnerHammack Law Firm, P.A.2008 - 2012
PartnerSmith Moore Leatherwood, LLP2000 - 2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Southeastern Admiralty Law InstituteMember2007 - 2014
Fort Lauderdale Mariners ClubMember2006 - Present
Trucking Industry Defense AssociationMember2005 - Present
Transportation Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - Present
Greenville County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
South Carolina BarMember2000 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1999 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
SC Auto WreckSettled for $200,000

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
South Carolina Law Review, 49 S.C. L. Rev. 1259Third-Party Lessors and Bailors Beware: South Carolina Distraint Statue Threatens Due Process1998

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South CarolinaN/AJurisprudence Doctorate1999
Bob Jones UniversityN/APolitical Science1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NBI conferenceAnnual Survey of South Carolina Insurance Law2013
ANPAC ConferenceThe Punitive Damages Jungle2012