Rock Hill lawyer and House District 47 Representative Tommy Pope is among 12 statewide lawyers featured by the South Carolina Bar appearing in a series of brief videos that present a glimpse into the diverse lives of lawyers and their commitment to their clients and the community.
The series relates each lawyer’s story about how they use their own experiences combined with their legal training to provide assistance, insight and empathy to the individuals they serve. One video is being shared each week through the Bar’s website, Facebook page and e-mail newsletter. All videos are housed on the Bar’s YouTube channel.
Tommy is a managing partner at Elrod Pope Law Firm in Rock Hill. The firm practices personal injury, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice and social security disability.
Other attorneys featured in the videos include Andrew W. Arnold of Greenville, Barbara Chesley of Columbia, T. Alexander Evins of Spartanburg, C. Allen Gibson Jr. of Charleston, Pat Henry of Myrtle Beach, Zandra L. Johnson of Greenville, D. Michael Kelly of Columbia, Melissa Maddox-Barnes of Charleston, Keri A. Olivetti of Hilton Head, Barbara M. Seymour of Columbia and Tasha B. Thompson of Florence.
The South Carolina Bar, which has a membership of more than 13,500 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.