Derek F. Dean

Derek F. Dean (Charleston, South Carolina)

Derek F. Dean

Attorney in Charleston, SC
843-408-4891
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.8 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Litigation
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Railroad Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Consumer Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Contracts
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Corporate Planning
  • Corporate Reorganization
  • Incorporation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Construction Law
  • Labor and Employment
  • Transportation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Formation
  • Collections
  • Products Liability
  • Homeowners Associations
  • Probate

Peer Reviews (14)

Peer Reviews (14)
AV Rated
4.8/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Litigation, Civil Litigation, Real Estate, Business Law, Employment Law, Employee Rights and Business Litigation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.7/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.8/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.8/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.8/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.8/5
Peer Reviews (14)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I know Derek as an excellent attorney and recommend him for an AV rating.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/13/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 09/13/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 09/12/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 09/09/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 09/09/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 09/07/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 09/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 09/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 05/21/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 09/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/16/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/13/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 05/07/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1992, South Carolina
1994, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Law School Attended
University of South Carolina School of Law
Class of 1992
J.D.
University Attended
Wofford College
Class of 1989
B.A.
summa cum laude
Birth Information
Born in 1967
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1967
Associations & Memberships
South Carolina Bar; South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association; Defense Research Institute.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Simons & Dean
147 Wappoo Creek Drive, Suite 604,
Charleston, SC 29412
U.S.A.
Mobile
843-830-9700
Phone
843-762-9132
Fax
843-406-9913
Office Information
Office Information
Derek F. Dean
Partner
Simons & Dean
147 Wappoo Creek Drive, Suite 604,
Charleston, SC 29412

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Simons & Dean (Charleston, South Carolina)