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Brad Waring, Mediator, Charleston, South Carolina.

Brad Waring

Buter Snow, LLP
25 Calhoun Street
Suite 250
Charleston, SC 29401
Tel: (843) 277-3700
Fax: (843) 277-3701
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Recognized to South Carolina Chapter for Mediation Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Early Neutral Evaluation, Insurance Umpire, Med-Arb, Mini-Trial Judge, Special Master
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Brad is an active trial lawyer who has handled thousands of civil cases in his career.  He is a former South Carolina Bar President and is well connected in the South Carolina legal community.  Brad first served as a mediator over 25 years ago when South Carolina was experimenting with the process.  Since that time, he has successfully mediated hundreds of civil matters.  In addition, Brad also serves as arbitrator, special master and hearing officer.  He was one of the architects of a new form of ADR recently approved and codified by the South Carolina Supreme Court:  the Fast Track Jury Trial.  

Case Experience

  • Admiralty
  • Anti-Trust
  • Automotive
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Dissolution
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial/Business
  • Community Associations
  • Condominiums
  • Construction
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Debt Collections
  • Elder Abuse
  • Eminent Domain
  • Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Family Businesses
  • Health Care
  • Industrial
  • Insurance
  • International
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Libel & Slander
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Natural Disasters
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Nursing Homes
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Real Estate
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Sports
  • Technology
  • Torts
  • Transportation
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Unfair Competition
  • Wrongful Death


  • University of South Carolina, J.D., 1977
  • University of South Carolina, B.A., 1975

Memberships & Affiliations

  • South Carolina Bar - Past President, Former Member, Board of Governors
  • South Carolina Judicial Council, Appointed by former South Carolina Chief Justice Toal
  • Honorary Consul, North and South Carolina for the Kingdom of Denmark
  • Chief Justice's Commission on The Profession, Appointed by South Carolina Chief Justice Beatty
  • American Bar Association, Former State Bar Delegate for South Carolina
  • University of South Carolina Law School Alumni Association - Past President
  • American Board of Trial Advocates - Advocate, Low Country Chapter
  • Historic Charleston Foundation -  Past President
  • American Law Firm Association "ALFA International" - Former Chair
  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
  • Litigation Counsel of America-Senior Fellow
  • Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference, Member
  • Charleston County Bar Association, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Approved Federal Court  Mediator, United States District Court for South Carolina
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
  • Southeast Admiralty Law Institute

Rates Information

$500 per hour plus expenses.

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