Mark D. Cauthen is a partner at The McKay Firm and practices in the areas of workers’ compensation defense, civil litigation, construction law, subrogation and appeals. For nearly two decades, Mark has represented employers, insurance carriers, self-insure and governmental entities at every stage of the Workers’ Compensation process. Mark has achieved an AV-Preeminent Rating, the highest standard for his legal abilities and ethical standards, from Martindale-Hubbell. In 2013 and 2015, Mark was selected for Midlands Legal Elite in the fields of Workers’ Compensation Defense and Construction Law. Mark resides in Blythewood with his wife and son.
After receiving his B.A. from Wofford College, he went on to get his J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, American 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, and Midlands Legal Elite 2013 & 2015. He his also involved in the Kids Chance of South Carolina, and formerly served on the Board of Directors.