"Properly practiced, the law can be the most noble pursuit of humankind."

-Alex Sanders (former Chief Judge of South Carolina Court of Appeals)

 

conflict

Conflict Resolution

Whether you have encountered a custody issue, experienced a car wreck, or have reached an impasse with a business partner; we will work to resolve conflict and potentially keep you out of court.  

protection

Protection

Whether you have been catastrophically injured, arrested, or victimized; we will stand between you and those large entities that desire to minimize your worth and prey on your vulnerabilities.

planning

Planning

Whether you are determining the appropriate structure of a new business or preparing your estate plan, we will listen to all of your ideas and fears in order to design the legal construct you need.    

“We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.”

-Winston Churchill

 

The Law Office of M. Brooks Derrick focuses on building a durable relationship with our clients. Giving a client’s legal needs context enables us to better understand the problems they are facing and provide informed and workable solutions.

We strive to be your family's lawyer. Our goal is to be there for you and your family in the good times and bad, and if we can't solve your problem, we promise to get you in the hands of the correct expert. More importantly, we will stand beside you throughout the endeavor and beyond. 

Moreover, because we are a smaller firm, we have the flexibility to adapt quickly as needs change. We take full advantage of today’s innovative technology to keep our clients informed and to achieve their goals on time and in budget. Close-working relationships define our office's culture and philosophy of client and family service.