Michael B. T. Wilkes

Michael B. T. Wilkes: Attorney with Wilkes Law Firm, P.A. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Magister, Phi Delta Phi, 1975-1976. Named, South Carolina Super Lawyers, 2009. Certified Civil Mediator.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Mediator
  • Professional Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
864-641-0919  Phone
864-591-1113  Phone
864-591-1767  Fax
University Attended:
Woodward Academy; University of Georgia, B.B.A., cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1976
Year of First Admission:
1976, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia; 1976, Georgia; 1979, South Carolina; 1979, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
Spartanburg County Bar Association; South Carolina Bar (Past Sub-Committee Member, Judicial Qualifications Committee); State Bar of Georgia; South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association (President, 1994-1995); Defense Research Institute; International Association of Defense Counsel (Member, Professional Liability Committee and Construction Law Committee); Aviation Insurance Association; South Carolina Council for Conflict Resolution.
Birth Information:
Atlanta, Georgia, December 17, 1952
Reported Cases:
Pennsylvania Nat. Mut. Cas. Ins. Co. v. Parker, 320 S.E.2d 458 (S.C. App. 1984); Boles v. Una Water Dist., 353 S.E.2d 286 (S.C. 1987); Pruitt v. Thermo-Kinetics Indus., 368 S.E.2d 913 (S.C. App. 1988); Carter v. R.L. Jordan Oil Co., 385 S.E.2d 820 (S.C. 1989); Spartan Grain & Mill Co. v. Ralston Purina Co., 864 F.2d 1389 (4th Cir. 1989); Foster v. Ford Motor Credit Co., 395 S.E.2d 440 (S.C. 1990); Walker v. The Bluffs Apartments, 447 S.E.2d 472 (S.C. App. 1996); Spartan Iron & Metal Corp. v. Liberty Ins. Corp., 6 Fed. Appx. 176 (4th Cir. 2001); Martinez v. Duke Energy Co., 130 Fed. Appx. 629 (4th Cir. 2005); Mid-South Mgt. Co. v. Sherwood Dev. Corp., 2007 WL 189 4209 (S.C. App. 2007) (S.E.2d citation pending).
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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