J. Edward Bell III, senior partner and founder of Bell Legal Group in Georgetown, SC, is a practicing trial attorney specializing in complex civil litigation. He distinguished himself early in his career in the auto torts field and has gone on to be recognized on a national level as a top litigator in automotive safety and automotive defects, police and jail misconduct, personal injury, medical malpractice and environmental law. Ed has experience as lead counsel in state and national environmental cases dealing with air pollution, groundwater pollution and other types of environmental issues that create dangerous exposure levels for humans.
An AV rated attorney, Ed has tried more than 300 major cases throughout the United States and has one of the highest win/loss records in the country. He started an unbroken string of multi-million dollar verdicts in 1982 with a $30 million verdict in Camden, SC, and to date has 69 verdicts of over $1 million. He holds the record for the largest medical malpractice verdict in Georgia and the largest products liability verdict in New York. His most recent verdict against the State of South Carolina exceeded $215 million. He has a unique and compelling presence in the… Read More