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David Allen Anderson

Insurance Attorney at Columbia, SC

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  • Licensed for 27 years
    State SC
    Acquired 1996
    Good Standing No misconduct found

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

About David

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Practice areas
  1. Insurance
    Practice includes defending claims of bad faith for various insurance companies. Additionally, have been asked to defend claims of UM and UIM matters for auto and trucking policies.

    27 years

  2. Litigation
    Practice areas includes the defense of products liability and personal injury claims.

    27 years

  3. Real estate
    Practice includes the defense of real estate agents and brokers in civil actions and before state licensing boards. This also includes defense of appraisers in civial actions and before state licensing boards.

    27 years

  4. Construction and development
    Practice area includes the defense of construction related professionals in civil actions and before state licensing boards.

    27 years

  5. Mediation
    I am a Certified Circuit Court Mediator and assist parties with resolving civil disputes by way of serving as a neutral and facilitating settlements in all 46 Counties of South Carolina.

    20 years

My Civil Defense practice is concentrated on providing excellent, responsive and cost effective defense of civil claims.  My Mediation practice utilizes our excellent conference room facilities and convenient location to serve mediation needs of various parties.   After over 25 years as an Army Aviator and retired Colonel, I will use my leadership abilities  to guide litigants through the demanding aspects of Civil Litigation in both our State and Federal District Courts.


Richardson Plowden & Robinson, PA
1900 Barnwell St.
Columbia, SC, 29201


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  • Hourly Rates $ 175-225 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 8.0 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Richardson Plowden & Robinson, PA
  • 2003 - Present
  • Associate
  • Richardson Plowden Carpenter & Robinson, PA
  • 1997 - 2003
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable G. Ross Anderson, Jr.
  • U.S. District Court
  • 1996 - 1997


  • United States Army War College
  • MA - Masters
  • 2004
  • University of South Carolina School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • Citadel
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982

Sample of Legal Cases

  • T. Ray v. H. Austin
  • The State Supreme Court found that a meaningful offer was made and affirmed the circuit court's order granting summary judgment in favor of insurer.
  • L.Cline v. J.E. Faulkner Homes, Inc., 359 S.C. 367, 597 S.E.2d 27
  • Cient was dismissed from action based upon statute of limitations defense.


  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association
  • Treasurer
  • 2015 - Present
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Claims & Litigation Managment Alliance
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Professional Liability Defense Federation
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Richland County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A


  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
  • Defense Line
  • 2012

Speaking Engagements

  • Insurance Bad Faith Continuing Education Seminar
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • 2010

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