Matt Yelverton leads the personal injury practice, focusing on alcohol related accidents, trucking accidents, nursing home abuse and neglect, and wrongful death.
Matt earned bachelor degrees in political science and philosophy from North Carolina State University where he was a 4 year Varsity Letterman. Matt brings that competitive spirit and will to win to every case.
He earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of a Law. He is admitted to practice in South Carolina and North Carolina and has tried cases to verdict in both states.
He is a member of the American Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association, the South Carolina Association of Justice, the North Carolina Association of Justice, and the South Carolina Nursing Home Litigators Group.
Community service is important to Matt. He is a former commissioner for the Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission, and former chairman of the Board of Parklands Foundation. Matt currently serves on the Board of Governors for the South Carolina Association of Justice.
Matt’s achievements include being named to Superlawyers South Carolina, the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, the Top Ten Verdicts in South Carolina award from South Carolina Lawyers Weekly and he is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Matt lives on Seabrook Island with his wife, Lindsay, and his three, yes three, beautiful daughters, Liesl, Hadley and Larson.