Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P.

Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P.

South Carolina Law Firm with More Than 30 Years of Legal Experience

Firm Overview

Lawyers handle civil litigation, personal injury and real estate law
The lawyers at Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P. 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& Reid, L.L.P. 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
- Workers compensation
- 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





Personal Injury

Personal Injury Law in South Carolina

Orangeburg firm helping victims recover for their losses
The personal injury attorneys at Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P. have experience successfully helping injured clients recover just compensation for losses resulting from auto accidents, medical malpractice, unsafe products, dangerous drugs, slips and falls, and unsafe work conditions. We also represent people with workers compensation and Social Security Disability claims.

Seeking just compensation for injuries
Personal injury claims are brought by victims who suffer physical or psychological injury directly due to another person's negligence. At Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P., our attorneys employ a practical, professional approach to ensure that our clients obtain full and fair recovery for their injuries, including damages for their past and future medical bills, lost income, emotional distress, and pain and suffering. We use our extensive civil litigation experience, our knowledge about insurance company tactics and our skills at settlement negotiation to obtain the best possible recovery for our clients.

Personalized legal guidance
At Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P. in Orangeburg, the client's interests are our priority. We provide personalized legal guidance at every step of your case, updating you on progress and fully informing you about the legal strategy and recovery options available.

Our attorneys consult with knowledgeable and respected experts to assist with case preparation. With the assistance of physicians, trauma doctors, pharmacists, chiropractors, forensics engineers, mechanics and accident reconstruction analysts, we are skilled at negotiating the best possible settlements. At trial, these experts are available to deliver clear, professional testimony.

Protecting your claim
South Carolina law sets limits on the amount of time you have to file a personal injury claim. Consult an experienced personal injury attorney as soon as possible so your claim is filed within crucial statutory deadlines. By investigating your claim immediately, we help ensure that valuable evidence remains available and witness memories remain fresh.

Mary Brant

Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P.


Mr. Barnwell has earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas
-Civil litigation
-Personal injury
-Workers compensation
-Products liability

-South Carolina and U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1967
-U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit, 1974

-University of South Carolina, J.D.

Representative cases
-Wilkes v. Chappell Transport, 276 S.C. 690, 281 S.E.2d 485 (Sup. Ct. 1981)
-Bilton v. Best Western Royal Motor Co., 282 S.C. 634, 321 S.E.2d 63 (Ct. App. 1984)
-Mixon v. Westinghouse Electric Corp., 304 S.C. 31, 402 SE2d 893 (Ct. App. 1991)
-O'Banner v. Westinghouse Electric Corp. 319 S.C. 24, 459 S.E.2d 893 (Ct. App. 1995)

Associations and memberships
-Orangeburg County (President, 1972) and American Bar Associations
-South Carolina Bar (Circuit Vice President, 1972 - 1975; Member, House of Delegates, 1976-; Council Member, Negligence, Insurance and Workers' Compensation Section, 1980, Chairman, Fee Disputes Committee, First Judicial Circuit, 1983-; Member, Executive Board, South Carolina Bar Association Statewide Fee Dispute Board)
-Southern Association of Workers Compensation Administrators
-South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
-Defense Research and Trial Lawyers Association
-American Association for Justice
-American Board of Trial Advocates (Rank of Advocate, 1997-)

Biographical details
-Blue Key; Phi Delta Phi
-Special Assistant, South Carolina Legislative Council, 1967
-Member, Orangeburg County Public Defender Corporation, 1969 - 1972
-Orangeburg Human Affairs Commission, 1976 - 1978
-Advisory Board, South Carolina Workers Compensation Commission, 1980
-Recipient, Outstanding Young Alumnus Award, Presbyterian College, 1977
-Dum Vivimus Servimus Award, 2004
-Presbyterian College, Most Distinguished Alumni Award, Kappa Alpha Order, 2004
-Member, Kappa Alpha Order Court of Honor; Board of Visitors, Presbyterian College
-Listed in: Who's Who in American Law, 2nd and 6th editions; Who's Who in America 2008
-Member, Orangeburg City Council, 2001--


University of South Carolina
Juris Doctorate,

Robert R. Horger

Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P.

Born 1950, Orangeburg South Carolina. Education: Graduated Wofford College, 1972, B. A., cum laude. Graduated of University of South Carolina, J.D., cum laude, 1975. Member Wig & Robe, Board od Directors, University of S.C. Law School Assoc., 1979-1986, Orangeburg County Attorney 1983-1997. Chairman First State Bank 1997- . Member Orangeburg County Bar Association, South Carolina Bar and American Bar Association. Practice Areas: Corporate Law, Probate Law, Real Estate Law, Health Care Law.


University of South Carolina
J.D., 1975

Wofford College
B.A,, 1972

Robert F. McCurry, Jr.

Horger, Barnwell & Reid, L.L.P.

Born Rock Hill, S. C. 1960. Graduated University of South Carolina, 1982, cum laude. Graduated University of South Carolina, 1985, J.D.
Admitted to bar 1985. Areas of Practice: Civil Litigation, Real Estate Law, Probate Law, Corporate; Personal Injury, Accidents


University of South Carolina
B.S., 1982

University of South Carolina
J.D., 1985