Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP

Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP

South Carolina Law Firm with More Than 50 Years of Legal Experience The firm engages in general civil practice with emphasis on real estate, probate, business/commercial law and health care.

Firm Overview

Lawyers handle civil litigation, personal injury and real estate law
The lawyers at Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP practice general civil litigation and handle personal injury cases and real estate law. As an outgrowth of law firm Rosen & Horger, which was founded in 1950, the firm serves the counties of Orangeburg, Calhoun and Bamberg.

If you need a knowledgeable attorney to handle your legal case, our lawyers at Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP may be able to help. The areas of law where we can assist you with include:
- General civil practice
- Accidents
- Insurance
- Products liability
- Personal injury
- Probate
- Wills & Estate
- Real Estate
- Banking
- Utility and corporate law
- Health care
- Wrongful Death

General civil litigation in Orangeburg
Having an attorney who provides a wide range of civil litigation services and who has the experience to support the practice can provide peace of mind. We take great pride in serving our clients in the legal issues that come up in their lives, providing a one-stop source for many areas of the law.

Our practice maintains the highest level of ethical standards. As a result, three of our attorneys have earned AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for their professionalism and ethics.

Personal injury lawyers fight for your rights
A personal injury can change your life. We can help you get compensation, including reimbursement for medical expenses and lost wages, if you have been hurt due to someone else's negligence. Whether you have been injured at home, in an automobile or at work, we can inform you of your rights and advise you about your options.

Main Office

Main Office
1459 Amelia Street NE
P.O. Drawer 329
Orangeburg, SC 29116

Phone

803-531-3000

Fax

803-531-3030

Fees

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday 8:30 am. to 4:00 p.m.

Languages Spoken

English

Robert R. Horger

Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP

Bob Horger is an Orangeburg native who has been practicing with Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP for over 40 years. After graduating from Wofford College, 1972, B. A., cum laude, and the University of South Carolina, J.D., cum laude, 1975, Bob joined his father's firm who himself practiced law in Orangeburg for over 45 years. During his career Bob has had experience in many different fields of practice including litigation, real estate, probate, corporate, commercial law & healthcare law. He has served as the County Attorney for the County of Orangeburg and at the present time serves as general counsel for The Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties. He has served in the capacity of outside general counsel for a number of business and has provided counsel to a number of individuals and business entities in the purchase and sale of business and commercial real estate. He also frequently handles probate matters with both large and small estates. Currently his areas of focus are in health care, commercial real estate, probate law, and commercial and corporate law. Bob has also been active in his community having served on a number of charitable boards. He currently serves on the Governor's School for Arts and Humanities having been appointed by Governor Nikki Haley. In addition, Bob has served as Chairman of South State Corporation from 1998 until June, 2020, a bank with offices in South Carolina, North Carolina Georgia and Virginia.

Education

University of South Carolina
J.D., 1975

Wofford College
B.A,, 1972

Robert F. McCurry, Jr.

Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP

Bob McCurry has been practicing with the Law Firm of Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP for over thirty years. He was born and reared in Orangeburg County. He is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, 1982, cum laude and a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law, 1985, J.D.
Bob's civil practice of law has resulted in varied experiences in real estate, probate and estate planning, corporate law, commercial law and the field of eminent domain, He is also a South Carolina Bar Certified Mediator.
Bob has served as general counsel for a variety of businesses, entities and municipalities as well as providing counsel to clients in the purchase and sale of businesses, commercial real estate and farming interests. His practice also includes large estate and probate litigation.

Education

University of South Carolina
B.S., 1982

University of South Carolina
J.D., 1985

Catherine Austin

Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP

Catherine is a native of and grew up in Cameron, South Carolina, a service area of the firm. She has practiced with the Law Firm of Horger, Barnwell & McCurry, LLP for over five years. She graduated from Newberry College summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She graduated from the Charleston School of Law. While at the Charleston School of Law, Catherine studied at the Academy in International Commercial Arbitration in Linz, Austria.
During her career, Catherine has had experience in many different fields of practice including real estate and probate. Currently her primary practice focus is residential real estate closings. She also drafts simple Wills, Healthcare Powers of Attorney and Power of Attorney.
Catherine has been active in her community and church. She has served as an officers of the Orangeburg County Bar Association. She is member of the Junior Service League of Orangeburg where she has served as Treasurer. She has served on the South Carolina ELCA Synold Council and the executive council and has served as Constitutional Committee member for this organization. She also assists with the children's music program at her church. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.

Education

Charleston School of Law
J.D.,

Newberry College
Bachelar of Arts in Engilsh,