Robert P. Wood (Columbia, South Carolina)

Robert P. Wood

Licensed for 36 years

Practice Area: Appellate Advocacy, Bankruptcy, Collections 7 more areas of practice + 7 more

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AV Preeminent

Robert P. Wood

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Serving Columbia, SC view address

Shareholder at firm Rogers Townsend & Thomas, PC

Serving Columbia, SC view address

Credit cards accepted

Awards AV Preeminent

About Robert P. Wood

Bob Wood concentrates his practice in civil litigation, with particular emphasis in commercial litigation (including representation of creditors in bankruptcy court), real estate litigation, and insurance litigation. He also counsels attorneys on legal ethics and defends legal malpractice suits and grievances. In 2016, Bob was appointed by Governor Nikki Haley to the South Carolina Board of Accountancy.

Community Involvement

•Blythewood Historical Society
•Founding Member, Board of Directors
•Columbia Audubon Society
•Former President
•Carolina Bird Club
•Former President and Editor of its Ornithological Publication

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Bob Wood concentrates his practice in civil litigation, with particular emphasis in commercial litigation (including representation of creditors in bankruptcy court), real estate litigation, and insurance litigation. He also counsels attorneys on legal ethics and defends legal malpractice suits and grievances. In 2016, Bob was appointed by Governor Nikki Haley to the South Carolina Board of Accountancy.

Community Involvement

•Blythewood Historical Society
•Founding Member, Board of Directors
•Columbia Audubon Society
•Former President
•Carolina Bird Club
•Former President and Editor of its Ornithological Publication

Publications, Speeches & Seminars

Advising, Cajoling, Remediating, and Punishing:
Recent Decisions on Contempt, Stay Violations, Rule 9011 Violations, Bad Faith, Discovery Abuse, and Sanctions in Bankruptcy Court in South Carolina (Robert P. Wood, Esq., Kevin R. Horton - May 2013)

News/Press Releases

• April 5, 2016

ROBERT WOOD APPOINTED TO ACCOUNTANCY BOARD

• September 6, 2012

Shareholders Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2013

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Areas of Law

  • Appellate Advocacy
  • Bankruptcy
  • Collections
  • Creditor - Lender Litigation
  • Foreclosure - Residential & Commercial
  • Litigation
  • Mortgage Banking & Creditor Services
  • Professional Liability
  • Title Resolution
  • Workouts

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  • 5.0/5.0 1 review
  • AV Preeminent
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  • Judgment

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  • Communication

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  • Legal Experience

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a General Counsel on 05/26/12 in Legal Ethics

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      Credentials

      Position
      Shareholder
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1980, South Carolina Bar
      1989, United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
      1997, United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
      1998, United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
      2005, Virgin Islands Bar Association
      2010, United States Supreme Court
      United States Court of Federal Claims
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Law School Attended
      University of South Carolina
      Class of 1980
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Furman University
      Class of 1977
      B.A.
      cum laude
      Birth Information
      Born in 1956
      Camden, South Carolina, September 22, 1956
      Associations & Memberships

      Memberships
      •South Carolina Bar - Professional Liability Committee
      •Virgin Islands Bar Association
      •American Board of Trial Advocates
      •Richland County Bar Association
      •South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association
      •American Bar Association

      Representative Cases
      Reported Cases: Williams v. Government EmployeesIns. Co., 409 S.C. 586, 762 S.E.2d 705 (2014)
      Neeltec Enterprises, Inc. v.Long, 402 S.C. 524, 741 S.E.2d 767 (Ct. App. 2013)
      Neeltec Enterprises, Inc. v.Long, 397 S.C. 563, 725 S.E.2d 926 (2012).
      Neeltec Enterprises, Inc. v.Long, 391 S.C. 177, 705 S.E.2d 57 (Ct. App. 2011)
      Charleston Area Fed. Credit Union v. Duffy (In re Duffy), C/A No. 09-06778-dd, 2010 Bankr. LEXIS 1432 (Bankr. D.S.C. May 4, 2010)
      In re Gunter, May 2010 (In re Gunter, C/A No. 10-00547-jw, slip op. (Bankr. D.S.C. May 27, 2010))
      Bank of New York v. Sumter County, 691 S.E.2d 473 (S.C. 2010)
      Investors Title Ins. Co. v. Bair, 296 Fed App'x (4th Cir. 2008)
      Hunt v. Mortgage Electronic Registration, 522 F. Supp. 2d 749 (D.S.C. 2007)
      Investors Title Ins. Co. v. Bair, 232 F.R.D. 254 (D.S.C. 2005)
      Alston v. Black River Electric Cooperative, 548 S.E.2d 858 (S.C. 2001)
      Allison v. Charter Rivers Hospital, 514 S.E.2d 601 (S.C. 1999)
      Republic Leasing Co. v. Restaurant Equipment Marketing Services, Inc. 203 F.3d 822 (Table) (4th Cir. 1999)
      Bennett v. Federated Mut. Ins. Co., 141 F.3d 837 (8th Cir. 1998)
      Orangeburg Pecan Company, Inc. v. Farmers Investment Co., 869 F. Supp. 351 (D.S.C. 1994)
      Carolinas Roofing & Sheet Metal Contractors Self-insurance Fund v. S.C. Property & Cas. Ins. Guaranty Assn, 401 S.E.2d 144 (S.C. Ct. App. 1992)
      and 446 S.E.2d 422 (S.C. 1994)
      Rapak v. Companion Life Ins. Co., 424 S.E.2d 486 (S.C. 1993)
      and 990 F.2d 801 (4th Cir. 1993)
      Stanley Smith & Sons, 415 S.E.2d 428 (S.C. Ct. App. 1992)
      Richland-Lexington Airport Dist. v. Atlas Properties, Inc., 901 F.2d 1206 (4th Cir. 1990)
      Simmons v. S.C. Farm Bureau Ins. Co., 391 S.E.2d 560 (S.C. Ct. App. 1990)
      Forrest v. Haley Nursery Co., 381 S.E.2d 906 (S.C. 1989)
      In Re Creel, 118 B.R. 372, 13 UCC Rep. Serv. 2d 943 (Bankr. D.S.C. 1988)
      2000 Watermark v. Celotex Corp., 784 F.2d 1183 (4th Cir. 1986)
      Iseman v. Hobbs, 351 S.E.2d 351 (S.C. Ct. App. 1986)
      Other Cases Publicly Available: Free v. Buff, Op. No.2015-UP-162 (S.C. Ct. App. 2015)
      Lanford v. MCE Cars, Inc. (In re Lanford), 2006 Bankr. LEXIS 155 (Bankr. D.S.C. 2006)
      Republic Leasing Co. v. Restaurant Equip. Mktg. Specialists, Inc., 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 34308 (4th Cir. 1999)