Peter Leventis, IV


A native of Sumter, South Carolina, Peter Leventis is a partner at The McKay Firm and practices in the areas of workers’ compensation defense, civil litigation, subrogation and appeals.

Peter and his wife, JoAnna, reside in Columbia.


  • 2007, South Carolina


  • University of South Carolina School of Law (J.D., 2007)
    • Dean’s List
    • Cali Award (formerly the American Jurisprudence – Am. Jur. Award) in Media Law
    • BLSA Criminal Law Student Instructor
  • University of Virginia (B.A., 1999)

Leadership, Professional Associations and Recognitions

  • American Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Richland County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
  • South Carolina Worker’s Compensation Educational Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • South Carolina Chamber of Commerce

Dedication to Community Improvement

  • Poll Watcher, South Carolina General Elections
  • Voting Machine Technician, Richland County Elections Commission

Special Certification

  • Criminal Investigator Training Program, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, 2000
  • Special Agent Training Program, United States Secret Service, 2000