Scott C. Evans

Scott C. EvansScott C. Evans is a native of Summerville, South Carolina. Scott attended the Honors College of the College of Charleston, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 2005. Scott graduated Summa Cum Laude and was named the Top Honor Graduate, ranking number one in his graduating class. Scott graduated Cum Laude from the University of South Carolina School Of Law in 2008, and was ranked seventh in his law school class. During law school, Scott received the Order of the Coif, Order of the Wig and Robe, five CALI awards, and was a member of the Moot Court team for which he was awarded the Order of the Barristers. During law school Scott served as a judicial intern the Honorable Margaret Seymour, United States District Judge, and spent a year working as a law clerk for Richardson Patrick Westbrook & Brickman for the team handling the litigation surrounding the 2005 train derailment and chemical spill in Graniteville, South Carolina.

Following law school, Scott worked as a federal law clerk, and served as law clerk to the Honorable Terry L. Wooten, United States District Judge, District of South Carolina, from October of 2008 until October of 2010.

Scott joined the Bell Legal Group of Georgetown, South Carolina in 2010. During his time with the Bell Legal Group, Scott recovered over $20 million in jury verdicts and settlements for his clients in matters including a $1.5 million jury verdict in a medical malpractice/defamation action, a confidential settlement following an eight week products liability trial, a mass tort settlement of six federal products liability actions filed on behalf of 16 victims in two states who had been implanted with a counterfeit surgical product, and multiple successful state and federal wrongful death actions including cases against Wal-Mart, Ford Motor Company, an industrial conveyor belt manufacturer, various logging companies, South Carolina, and the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

Mr. Evans has been named a South Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine “Rising Star” for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. He was also recognized by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly for obtaining one of the ten highest jury verdicts in South Carolina for 2016.

Education:

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, South Carolina J.D. Honors: Cum Laude Honors: Cum Laude, Order of the Coif, Order of the Wig and Robe.
  • College of Charleston, B.S. Major: Business Administration.

Employment Positions:

  • Bell Legal Group, Attorney at Law, 2010-2015.
  • United States District Court, law clerk to the Honorable Terry L. Wooten, 2008 – 2010.
  • United States District Court, judicial intern to the Honorable Margaret Seymour, 2006.

Testimonials

Marnie H.

My attorney James Moore goes the extra mile for clients and I highly recommend Mr Moore. He is always available for his clients.

Allison

Honest and dedicated.

Alina

Amazing attorneys who will work very hard to make sure justice is served and that everything runs as smoothly as possible.

David

I recently retained Mr. James Moore to represent me in an accident involving a trucking company. He settled the case in a timely and professional manner, and i couldn’t be more pleased with the outcome. I would recommend him and the firm, with the highest regards, to anyone needing legal representation.

Amy

God Bless James Moore & Scott Evans for the work they do – fighting for those that cannot speak for themselves, those that are pushed aside and thrown away, those that do not have a voice, those that are true victims.

Hailey

James and Scott’s personal attention and responsiveness are attributes that made them really stand out. Their preparedness and dedication to a favorable outcome was exceptional. They are both genuinely good people who care for the well-being of their clients.

Cliff

Professional while also being engaging. Walked family through tough experience and was knowledgeable calming voice. Very glad we hired.

Jenn (on behalf of her father)

After suffering a tragic loss, I went to several law firms looking for someone to help with some sort of settlement from the family of the person who caused the loss. After having the door shut in my face, countless times I met with James and Scott, who agreed to take the case to see what he could do. Each time , throughout the process I called the office, no matter who I spoke to or why I called, everyone made me feel like a valued client. I am grateful for the Evans Moore law firm and will recommend them to anyone who would find their representation useful.

Cheryl

Scott Evans handled cases for my daughter and me in the last few years with great results. He is professional, knowledgeable, caring and provides comfort for his clients during their hard times. Office staff at Evans Moore is terrific, always helpful when I called and a great asset to the firm. Should i need legal help in the future I will call Evans Moore.

Drew

I retained James Moore of Evans Moore Law firm in regards to traffic accident in which I was involved. The expert advice, legal support and personal attention Mr. Moore provided during a stressful time and unfavorable situation was unparalleled. Not only was the issue resolved swiftly, but Mr. Moore went out of his way to keep me updated on all matters during the process. The next time I’ll need to call ‘my lawyer,’ as they say, I’ll know exactly who to call. Thanks again to Mr. Moore and the entire Evans Moore Law Firm for your support!