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Preston B. Dawkins Jr.

preston dawkins
Preston Dawkins is a shareholder whose practice focuses on insurance defense litigation, with an emphasis on defending construction defects, premises liability, automobile accidents , and product liability cases. Preston was recognized as a South Carolina Super Lawyers, Rising Star from 2014 – 2019, a recognition given to no more than 2.5% of attorneys in the state.

A native of Hartsville, Preston graduated with a degree in Political Science from the University of South Carolina and received his Juris Doctorate from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.

Bar Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2005
South Carolina, 2004
U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2004


Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
J.D. – 2004
University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
B.A. – 2000

Professional Associations and Memberships

South Carolina Bar Association
Florence County Bar Association
South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
Defense Research Institute

Honors and Awards

South Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2014 – 2019