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William O'Neil

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Email: bill.oneil@hoodlaw.com
Direct Dial:  843.577.1222

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Bill O’Neil received a B. A. from Vanderbilt University and a J. D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Bill focuses his practice on construction litigation, commercial litigation, general liability coverage matters, products liability, employment law and premises liability. Prior to attending law school, Bill worked for nine years in project management for local electrical contractors in new construction and renovation of residential, commercial and industrial construction projects. Within this field, Bill supervised projects with residential builders, commercial enterprises and municipal, state and federal governments.

Bill is admitted to the South Carolina State Bar and the US District Court for the District of South Carolina. He is a member of the Charleston County Bar Association, the SC Bar Association, the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association and the Defense Research Institute. Bill has an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatingSM by Martindale-Hubbell®.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Construction Litigation
  • Commercial General Liability Coverage Matters
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Employment Law

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, 2005
    • CALI Award for Individual Employment Law
    • Dean’s List
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1993
  • COURT ADMISSIONS

    • State Bar of South Carolina
    • United States District Court, District of South Carolina

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES

    • Charleston County Bar Association
    • South Carolina Bar Association
    • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association
    • Defense Research Institute

    LOCAL AND CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

    • South Carolina Bar Association
      • Mock Trial Competitions for Middle and High School Students