Jack B. Swerling | Criminal Attorney

Filed Under (South Carolina) by Editor on 09-17-2012

Jack B. Swerling is a South Carolina federal criminal attorney, in the field for nearly 40 years.  He worked in the law field for 10 years with his mentor, State Senator Isadore Lourie.  He later became a partner at Swerling, Harpootlian and McCulloch, and then  started his own firm in 1991.

He has been nominated to be a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers which makes him in the top 5% of trial lawyers in the U.S. Outside of work, he is also a litigator, writer, and lecturer. He attends legal educational programs for lawyers and judges. He has also written many books on the topic of criminal practice.

Jack attended Clemson University for his Bachelor’s and later on went to University of South Carolina for his Juris Doctor degree.

Jack B. Swerling
1720 Main Street, Suite 301
Columbia, South Carolina 29201


Matthew E. Yelverton

Filed Under (South Carolina) by Editor on 10-18-2010

Matthew E. Yelverton was born in Gainesville, F.L., the son of Richard and Marta Yelverton. He grew up in Flat Rock, N.C.

In May 2007, Mr. Yelverton joined forces with Thurmond Kirchner Timbes & Yelverton, PA, in Charleston, S.C., as a shareholder in the firm. Mr. Yelverton is the lead personal injury attorney focusing on cases related to nursing home abuse or neglect, trucking accidents, auto accidents and commercial vehicle accidents. As a Charleston auto accident attorney, Mr. Yelverton’s practice is devoted solely to litigation.

He currently serves as Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commissioner.

Mr. Yelverton and his wife, Lindsay Guyton Yelverton, live in Charleston but remain members of St. John in the Wilderness Episcopal Church in in his hometown of Flat Rock, N.C.