J. Christopher Mills

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Law Clerk to the Honorable Luke N. Brown, Jr., Circuit Court Judge, South Carolina. Lecturer on Civil Rights, South Carolina Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Division. Certified Mediator in State and Federal Courts.

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Civil Rights Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Trial Practice
  • Juvenile Law
  • Drug Law
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Plaintiffs Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
803-999-2484  Phone
803-748-9533  Phone
803-748-8833  Phone
803-929-0927  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 5717, Columbia, SC 29202
University Attended:
College of Charleston,, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
University of South Carolina, J.D., 1986
Year of First Admission:
1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1988, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina; 1987, South Carolina; 1994, U.S. Supreme Court
Richland County Bar Association; South Carolina Bar; South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Sustaining Member); Federal Bar (South Carolina Chapter).
Birth Information:
Evanston, Illinois, November 16, 1958
Reported Cases:
Lucas v. Guyton, 901 F. Supp. 1047 (DCSC 1995); Turmon v. Jordan, 405 F.3d 202 (4th Cir. 2005); Gilliam v. Foster, 61 F. 3d 1070 (4th Cir. 1995); Gilliam v. Foster, 63 F. 3d. 287 (4th Cir. 1995); Gilliam v. Foster, 75 F. 3d 881 (4th Cir. 1996); Williams v. Benjamin, 77 F. 3d. 756 (4th Cir. 1996); Johnson v. City of Aiken, 278 F. 3d 133 (4th Cir. 2002); Smith v. South Carolina, 882 F. 2d 895 (4th Cir. 1989); Hill v.York County Sherriff Department, 313 S.C. 303, 437 S.E. 2d 179 (Ct.App. 1993).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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