- Workers' Compensation Defense
- South Carolina
- Longshore Defense
- Defense Base Act Defense
- Construction and Commercial Litigation
- Trucking Litigation
- Personal Injury/Wrongful Death Defense
- Premises Liability
- Products Liability
- Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith Litigation
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
The mission of the firm is to provide responsive, high quality legal representation to a wide range of clients, while focusing on results and efficient, cost-effective resolution of claims and suits. Counseling in pre-suit and pre-claim settings is an integral part of the services offered to our clients. Attorneys of the firm also have substantial experience in alternative dispute resolution (ADR) settings, and are actively involved in ADR and mediation practice as both advocates and mediators.
Elizabeth B. Luzuriaga and Kevin W. Mims formed the Charleston, South Carolina law firm of Luzuriaga Mims, LLP with this mission in mind. Both are former partners of a larger local firm and collectively have over 30 years experience in defending suits in various practice areas, including construction litigation, general civil litigation, claims pursuant to South Carolina workers' compensation Act and concurrent jurisdiction claims involving the Longshore and Harbor Workers Act as well as claims under the Defense Base Act. Clients of the firm range from local businesses to multi-national companies. Attorneys of the firm are also frequent speakers regionally and nationally in their areas of practice. The firm enjoys the highest rating available from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (AV) and is listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Registry of Preeminent Lawyers and the A.M. Best's Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys.
The attorneys of Luzuriaga Mims, LLP are dedicated to staying abreast of legal developments affecting their clients interests, as well as the latest developments in technology which allow the firm to better serve its clients. An integral aspect of each attorneys approach is to work with the client as a member of their team to best serve the specific needs of the client. The attorneys draw on the extensive experience in various forums and areas of practice to strive for the best possible outcome on behalf of their clients.