The legal team at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. proudly extends our congratulations to a member of our legal team. Partner W. Hugh McAngus, Jr. has been named President of The South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ), the state’s largest association of plaintiff lawyers. This prestigious honor means that Mr. McAngus will now lead South Carolina’s largest association of plaintiff lawyers.
SCAJ, which has more than 1,200 members, is the state’s leading advocate for matters related to justice and access to fairness under the law. The Association is vital to protecting the system of justice and it makes a big difference in the lives of many.
Mr. McAngus, who leads the firm’s Litigation team, brings a unique blend of legal experience and policy proficiency to this role. His primary area of practice involves trucking litigation, representing individuals who have been injured or whose family members were killed in accidents that involve commercial vehicles. Mr. McAngus also handles a wide variety of personal injury cases and wrongful death matters, including automobile accidents, nursing home negligence, product liability, premises liability, and more. He has won numerous outstanding victories for his clients. He has also served on the Membership and Underride Committees of the AAJ’s Trucking Litigation Group.
To learn more about Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. or to speak to an attorney, please call 800-531-9780 or contact us online. One of our attorneys will be happy to answer all of your questions. We have six convenient offices located throughout South Carolina.