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South Carolina Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

Motorcycles offer a great alternative to cars in terms of commuting, running errands, sight-seeing, and just getting outside. But, as you are well aware, not all drivers are on the lookout for other road users, let alone motorcyclists or anything smaller than a semi-truck. Distracted driving, road rage, and aggressive maneuvers are a constant threat to those on two wheels. If you were injured by a driver while out riding,  Marc Brown can help you get back on your feet.

Top Causes of Motorcycle Crashes

  • Driver was Tailgating—While a slow speed rear-ender might only cause a fender bender between two cars or SUVs, if the forward road user is a motorcyclist, they could very well end up in the hospital. Rear-end crashes generally occur when the driver is intoxicated, aggressive, or distracted.
  • Driver Changed Lanes Without Looking—This is quite possibly the most common type of motorcycle crash. Failure to check mirrors or look over one’s shoulder is a luxury that only car and truck drivers have; motorcyclists have a very real chance of dying if they were to ride as carelessly as most drivers do.
  • Driver Pulled Out From a Side Street—A driver, who was texting a moment prior, that pulls out of a side street directly in front of a motorcyclist will inevitably cause a T-bone crash, sideswipe, or rear-ender. Distracted or impatient drivers often claim that they “didn’t see” the motorcyclist, or that “they came out of nowhere.” Both of these excuses are obscured, of course. If the driver had been paying attention, they would have noticed the motorcyclist.
  • Driver Made an Unsafe Pass—Road users have an obligation to only pass on two-lane roads when there are no oncoming vehicles, and only when a dashed yellow line is present at the time of the pass. Failure to do so can cause a sideswipe collision with a motorcyclist traveling in the same direction, or a head-on crash. Head-on collisions are almost always fatal for motorcyclists, aside when the rider has time to swerve off the road, still resulting in a crash but saving their own life in the process.

Compensation From a South Carolina Motorcycle Accident Claim

It is understandable that motorcycle accident victims are eager to settle with the other party and put the crash behind them, but when it comes to serious injuries, a personal injury claim cannot be rushed. This is because time is required to see how injuries heal or don’t heal

  • Medical expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional turmoil
  • Loss of joy of life
  • Loss of income
  • Loss of earning capacity
  • Property damage
  • Permanent scarring and disfigurement

Call South Carolina Motorcycle Accident Attorney Marc Brown

If you have serious injuries caused by a driver’s selfish actions, we can help you seek justice by filing a personal injury claim against them. Call South Carolina motorcycle accident attorney Marc Brown today at (803) 848-0008 to schedule a consultation at no cost. We can help you get the compensation that your injuries and damages deserve.

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Meet Attorney Marc Brown

Marc Brown is an experienced personal injury and civil rights attorney serving clients throughout South Carolina and Georgia. Marc is motivated by the challenge of helping his clients solve their complex legal issues, and most importantly, he obtains favorable results. He is a caring and conscientious attorney who brings the experience and resources of a larger firm to his smaller, more personalized practices in Sumter and Columbia, SC.

A Personable & Dedicated South Carolina Attorney

As someone who has always had a keen sense of right and wrong and a desire to achieve excellence and fairness in all things, pursuing law was a natural career choice. After graduating with honors from the prestigious Emory University School of Law, Marc went on to become a dedicated litigator who focuses on personal injury, workers’ compensation, and criminal defense cases.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing an attorney is a very important decision, but it can be difficult. When you choose the Marc Brown Law Firm, we do everything we can to keep you informed, put your needs first, and to make sure justice is served. Here are just a few reasons to choose us:

The Right Experience

Attorney Marc Brown has experience that matters. Prior to opening this law firm, Marc spent nearly a half a decade defending big insurance companies and large corporations in personal injury and commercial litigation matters across the United States. Marc knows exactly how insurance companies and corporations evaluate claims and what they look at when deciding to increase the amount they are willing to pay. He thinks outside the box to find additional or hidden opportunities for favorable results.

We’ll Come To You

After being injured in a serious accident, you need to focus on getting better. Serious accidents can be hard on an individual, physically and emotionally. The Marc Brown Law Firm is dedicated to fight for you while you recover. If you are unable to travel to our office for any reason, we will personally visit you! Just give us a call to talk whenever you may be in need of assistance. We’re here to help.

Clients First

At the Marc Brown Law Firm, we choose to put our clients first. Our clients are more than just a case number. We think of each of our clients as extended members of the family. We make sure to inform our clients of all their legal options and provide timely updates throughout the life their case.

24/7 Availability

We are available around the clock for our clients. If at any point we are unavailable, we promise to promptly respond to all messages within hours.


We work hard so that our clients receive the justice they deserve! When necessary, Attorney Marc Brown retains investigators, engineers, and other experts to help prove your case. Insurance companies are big, but Marc is experienced and resourceful. We fight for each of our clients so that you can receive the maximum compensation available to you.

No Fees Unless We Win

We work on a contingency fee basis, which means there are no upfront cost to clients. You only pay lawyer fees when we win your case. This also means that your attorney is only paid a percentage of what is recovered for you. The Marc Brown Law Firm has a vested interest in ensuring that each of our clients receive the maximum recovery available to them. We are determined to fight tirelessly to recover for you.

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