Georgetown, South Carolina

The city of Georgetown is located on the Winyah Bay where the Pee Dee, Waccamaw, and Sampit Rivers converge. Founded in 1729 Georgetown is South Carolina’s second largest seaport and handles more than 960,000 tons of material per year. Many believe that Georgetown is the site of first European settlement in North America in 1526. Georgetown now has 9,000 residents and is continuing to grow. In sum, Georgetown’s long history and Lowcountry culture combined with its linkage to the sea have been cause to economic triumphs, defeats and resilient revitalizations have all contributed to create an area known for its charm and beauty.

At Howell and Christmas, your experienced Georgetown accident attorneys are dedicated to representing those injured in serious accidents or hurt on the job anywhere within the city limits of Georgetown and throughout Georgetown County. Your lawyers in Georgetown have vast experience dealing with a variety of cases and will fight for you to recover all of the compensation you deserve for your injuries, including compensation for medical bills, lost wages, personal injury and any other damages that you have suffered. Maximizing your monetary recovery and providing you with the highest quality client service is our priority.

Combined, your lawyers at Howell and Christmas have more than 30 years of legal experience and gladly represent accident victims and injured persons from all across the Palmetto State. Senior partner and nationally recognized workers’ compensation lawyer Gary Christmas concentrates his legal practice on representing those injured on the job under the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Act, the Federal Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, and the Defense Base Act. He also handles claims arising from DUI and other automobile accidents, negligence issues with retail stores, bars, hotels, landlords and apartments, wrongful death and all other cases where a victim’s injury was due to the negligence of others. Beyond being an experienced Georgetown auto accident attorney, senior partner Ladson F. Howell, Jr. practices in general plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation, he zealously represents clients seriously injured in motorcycle wrecks, tractor trailer wrecks, boat accidents, slip and falls, dog bites, and medical malpractice.

We have two locations in the Charleston, South Carolina area to conveniently serve you, but we understand completely if you may not be able to visit us in one of our offices if you been injured in a car accident, suffered an on the job injury, or have become disabled from some other serious accident. That is why your Georgetown lawyers and staff at Howell and Christmas are more than willing to meet with you in your home or hospital room. Weekend and after hour appointments are also available to better serve you.

To get to our firm’s North Charleston office from Georgetown:

  • Drive south on US-17
  • Turn right at Long Point Road and merge onto I-526 West
  • Take exit 19 for N Rhett Avenue. Turn left at N Rhett Avenue
  • Take second left onto Remount Road and the office will be on the left

Driving to directions to our firm’s location in Mt. Pleasant from Georgetown are as follows:

  • Head south on US-17
  • Turn right on Mathis Ferry Road.
  •  Our office will be on the left at 250 Mathis Ferry Road
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