Nicknamed “The Electric City,” Anderson is located in South Carolina’s Upstate region. Anderson boasts beautiful lake front views, which provide locals with plenty of outdoors recreation and summer fun. In 2000, Anderson was named and All-American City, thanks to its friendly locals and small town American flare. An estimated 70,523 people populate Anderson County and an estimated 165,740 populate the metropolitan area. Manufacturing drives and supports Anderson’s economy, with over 230 manufacturers located there.
Anderson is named after the Revolutionary War hero, Robert Anderson. Prior to being owned by the state of South Carolina, Anderson was owed by the Cherokee Indians. Anderson became a popular place to live due to its ability to grow corn and cotton. Many farmers moved to Anderson, looking for successful and bountiful farm land. Electricity also made its first appearance in Anderson county around this time, thanks to the Rocky Creek River and its ability to run the water mills continuously. The city was the first in the nation to have a continuous supply of electric power. The first electric cotton gin in the world was built in Anderson. Due to all of these electric firsts, Anderson earned the nickname “The Electric City,” and still boasts this nickname today.
Anderson accident lawyers at Howell and Christmas, would like to help the people from the Anderson region who have suffered a severe personal injury or have been injured on the job. We understand that when someone suffers a severe injury it is unexpected and is traumatizing. Let us help alleviate you and your families worries and headaches when the bills begin piling up or when you have not received compensation for your injury. Our Charleston injury attorneys have valuable experience gained from working in this field of law and will use their insider knowledge to fight for your case.
We have two offices in the Charleston area, one in North Charleston and the other in Mount Pleasant. Files are primarily handled out of the Mount Pleasant office. Directions from Anderson to our North Charleston office are as follows: merge onto I-385 South, I-385 South becomes I-26, take the East Aviation exit, exit 221B, toward remount road, merge onto Aviation Avenue, turn right onto Rivers Avenue/US-52 E/ US-78 E, turn a slight left onto Remount Road, and our office is number 1495 Remount Road, on the right.
Directions from Anderson to our Mount Pleasant office are as follows:
- merge onto I-385 South, I-385 South becomes I-26 East
- merge onto US-17 North, take exit 220 Mt. Pleasant/Georgetown
- turn left onto Mathis Ferry Road, our office is number 250 on the left, we are located in suite 102.
Here are the areas of practice we serve in Anderson: