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.
South Carolina’s wrongful death statute can seem complex on this point. Technically, the decedent’s personal representative must file the action. But the decedent’s survivors, mostly close family members, still have some say in proceedings. Wrongful death compensation is much clearer than wrongful death lawsuit eligibility in the Palmetto State. Wrongful death plaintiffs are entitled to […]Read More
If you’ve been injured, you should seek medical attention right away. Your next step should be to call a Rock Hill car accident lawyer. An attorney fights for fair compensation. Car accident victims need money to put their lives back together, and that money shouldn’t come from their own pockets. Usually, these services cost nothing […]Read More
Prior to the 1990s, drunk driving was little more than a serious traffic ticket. Then, a decades-long crackdown began. This crackdown included tough new laws and aggressive law enforcement tools, like a lower BAC level and controversial sobriety checkpoints. Yet despite all these things, alcohol still causes about a third of the fatal car accidents […]Read More
Poisonings, drug overdoses, and motor vehicle collisions are the leading […]
Comparative fault, which divides responsibility for car crashes between the […]