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Rhett D Burney

Rhett D Burney

Practice areas:

Family, Personal Injury

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Family: 60%
    20 years
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    20 years



Hourly ($300-350/hour), Contingent (33%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Patrick E. Knie

    I endorse this lawyer. Rhett enjoys an excellent reputation as a fine litigator, He has a keen legal mind, good instincts, and great courtroom skills. He is respected by his peers as being highly ethical and a gentleman. Rhett is also highly respected in the community.


    Patrick Knie Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Turner and Burney, PC

105 W. Main Street
Laurens, SC, 29360




SCGood Standing199503/07/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Paul Harris FellowRotary International2008
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates ForumN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerTurner & Burney, PC1995 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Laurens County Bar AssociationPresidentN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
South Carolina BarMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
South Carolina Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Million Dollar Forum AdvocatesLifetime MemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Twanda Simpson vs. World FinanceSettlement for Plaintiff
State of South Carolina vs. Daniel HarrisNot guilty verdict
LEMS vs. Laurens County HospitalDefendant won in Supreme Court

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Publication NameTitleDate
Amazon2013 Attorney's Guide to the South Carolina Insurance Benefits Program2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Presbyterian CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1992