Helping Injured People
Attorneys Licensed in NC and SC
Elrod Pope Law Firm was founded in 1980 by Luther C. “Luke” Elrod. In 1972, following his honorable discharge from the JAG Corps of the United States Army, Luke began eight years of general practice in the upstate of South Carolina. In 1980, Luke returned to Rock Hill, South Carolina and started his own practice, The Elrod Law Firm, focusing on personal injury and workers’ compensation claims. During the ensuing years the firm’s practice expanded and a number of partners, many former prosecutors, joined the firm.
When you are involved in an accident, it’s not surprising to find that the at-fault party (or their insurance company), often tries to deny liability to reduce the potential settlement amount. Defendants do this by asserting affirmative defenses, one of which includes comparative negligence. This means they are claiming that the plaintiff was partially responsible […]Read More
With extreme temperature fluctuations occurring along the east coast, media outlets are reminding everyone that it’s illegal in South Carolina to leave your vehicle running unattended while warming it up. Although the law is not rigorously enforced in the state, violators can face a fine of up to $500. Leaving your keys in an unattended […]Read More
There is no denying that drunk drivers contribute to a large number of serious injury-causing and fatality-related accidents throughout the United States. But who is liable in these circumstances? Is it just the driver? What about the people who served these individuals the alcohol in the first place, such as the bars who overserved the […]Read More
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Car accidents can occur any day at any time. It […]