Brandon Jones maintains a statewide practice, primarily in the areas of trucking and commercial transportation, personal auto, premises liability, construction defect, government and Section 1983 defense, business and employment litigation, and general liability defense. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar and also admitted to the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Brandon is an active member of multiple industry and professional organizations, including the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association, Defense Research Institute, Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, American Bar Association, and the Richland County Bar Association. He serves as the Secretary of the CLM SC Chapter, is on the Commercial Transportation Committee of the ABA TIPS Section, is on the Trucking Law Committee of the SCDTAA, and is involved in numerous other industry committees. He also actively volunteers with Special Olympics of South Carolina through the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division. He has received his Certified Claims Professional designation from CLM and has been selected by his peers in the Midlands Legal Elite in the area of insurance law.
A native of Greenville, South Carolina, Brandon graduated from Clemson University and the University of South Carolina School of Law. He is an active member of IPTAY and the Columbia Clemson Club. Prior to working at The McKay Firm, Brandon was a legal intern for the Honorable Daniel F. Pieper of the South Carolina Court of Appeals. He resides in Columbia with his wife and son.
A Guide to South Carolina Courts & Litigation – Berkley Southeast Insurance Group – 2015
A Guide to South Carolina Courts & Litigation – National General Insurance Company – 2016 & 2017
Legal Update: Social Media – Gallagher Bassett Services – June 2018
Social Media Ethics: Investigation & Surveillance – Mercury Insurance – August 2018
How to Investigate, Defend & Resolve Truck Accident Claims – Kemper – October 2018
Case Law Update: UM and UIM – North American Risk Services – June 2019
Automobile Claim Handling – AAA – September 2019
Nuclear Verdicts: Why They Happen and How to Minimize Exposure – The Gavel – January 2020
Vehicle Accident Reconstruction Today: A Changing Technology – CLM – February 2020
Claims Handling: Transportation and Trucking – North American Risk Services – May 2020
Social Media Investigations: Can I Get a Selfie? – CLM – June 2020
Premises Security Litigation – Zurich – October 2020
Spoliation of Evidence – North American Risk Services – May 2021
Carrier Intervention in Construction Defect Actions – The Gavel – May 2021
Slips and Falls: Fraudulent Claims – Broadspire – July 2021
Premises Liability Investigations – North American Risk Services – August 2021
Liability in Slip and Fall Cases – Circle K Corporate – August 2021
Case Law Update: Liability/Property Casualty – North American Risk Services – December 2021