Member Profile: Jack D. Griffeth

Jack D. Griffeth
Collins & Lacy, P.C.
110 West North Street, Suite 100
Greenville, SC 29601
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Tel: (864) 282-9120
Fax: (864) 282-9101
Website: www.collinsandlacy.com

SC Chapter: www.SCMediators.org

ADR Services Include:

Mediation

 

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Jack D. Griffeth has substantive case experience in the following areas...

ADA Disability
Banking & Finance
Business Dissolution
Civil Rights
Commercial/Business
Community Associations
Construction
Discrimination
EEOC
Education
Eminent Domain
Employment
Environmental
Insurance
Intellectual Property
Landlord/Tenant
Legal Malpractice
Libel & Slander
Medical Malpractice
Non-profit Organizations
Nursing Homes
Partnerships
Pensions / ERISA
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Probate
Product Liability
Professional Fees
Professional Malpractice
Property Damage
Railroad & Trucking
Religious Institutions
Sexual Harassment
Sports
Torts
Trusts / Estates
Unfair Competition
Workers' Compensation
Wrongful Death

 

BIOGRAPHICAL:

Jack Griffeth is a shareholder at Collins & Lacy, P.C.  He began his legal career in 1976 as a workers comp and insurance defense litigator.   In 1998, Jack completed his training to become a certified mediator in South Carolina.  Thereafter, he and several attorneys from the Greenville, South Carolina area designed a mediation model for the county which was later adopted as the statewide procedure.  He has conducted over 1000 mediations covering a variety of legal issues using his extensive knowledge of the law and diplomatic skills.  As Jack says, trusting in the process is the key, because "mediation is not for quitters."

Jack serves as General Counsel to Wofford College and Spartanburg Methodist College.  Jack is a summa cum laude graduate of Wofford College where he earned his degree in Liberal Arts.  He received his Juris Doctor from Duke University. In 1976, Duke University created the Charles Murphy Award for Jack, in recognition of his unique collegial contributions to the Duke Law School community.  He is also the 2008 recipient of the Greenville Bar's most prestigious honor, the Tommy Thomason Award.

Jack is the Past President of the Greenville Bar Association, Past President for the South Carolina Bar Foundation Board of Directors and a member of the House of Delegates for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit.  He is also Past President of the South Carolina Bar's Alternative Dispute Resolution Council.

EDUCATION:

  • Duke University, J.D. - Doctor Charles S. Murphy Award, 1976;  Benjamin O. Johnson Scholarship; Dean’s Scholarship; President – Student Bar Association
  • Wofford College, A.B. Liberal Arts Summa Cum Laude Graduate, Phi Beta Kappa, Blue Key Student Body President, Senior Order of Gnomes

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (2013)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel - Employment Law Committee
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Greenville Bar Association - President (2011)
  • Upstate Inns of Court (2011)
  • South Carolina Bar Foundation, Board of Directors (President - 2012); (Secretary/Treasurer - 2010 - 2011); (Liberty Legacy Donor)
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association
  • South Carolina Bar
  • International Society of Primerus Law Firms (Employment Section)

Rates

Scheduling Fee: $40/party Mediator Fee: $300/hour for cases involving two parties; $330/hour for cases involving three parties; $360/hour for cases involving four parties; $400/hour for cases involving five parties. For parties of six or more, $420/hour. These fees are divided equally between the participating parties. Travel Time: 1/2 of the applicable hourly rate.
 
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