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Christy Fargnoli

Office: 843-577-2026

Cell: 843-343-7806

Christy practices in the area of general civil litigation, with concentrations in insurance defense, insurance coverage, business litigation, and municipal law.  She represents individuals, insurance carriers, businesses, and municipalities in both state and federal courts in connection with these matters.

While attending the Charleston School of Law, Christy sat on the Executive Board of the Charleston Law Review, serving as both an Articles Editor and as Symposium Editor for “Punitive Damages, Due Process, and Deterrence: The Debate after Philip Morris v. Williams.”  She also received the CALI award for academic excellence in Constitutional Law.  Prior to receiving her juris doctorate, cum laude, Christy worked on numerous political campaigns throughout South Carolina, where she focused on communications and media relations.  Christy attended Newberry College on a basketball scholarship and now serves on the Newberry College Alumni Association Board of Managers.

Christy grew up in Walterboro, South Carolina and now resides in Mount Pleasant.  She is actively involved in the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce and Charleston Young Professionals. When not working, Christy enjoys live music, outdoor activities, and spending time with her dog “Bodie” in search of the perfect dog park.

Since 2013 Christy has been distinguished by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star in the area of Civil Litigation Defense. Less than three percent of the lawyers in South Carolina receive this honor.

Areas of Practice

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Municipal Law
  • Business Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2008
  • U. S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 2008
  • Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2011


  • Charleston School of Law,
  • Juris Doctorate, cum laude, 2008
  • Newberry College
  • B.A, Political Science, 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Berkeley County Bar Association Board of Directors
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • Charleston School of Law Alumni Association Board of Directors
  • Newberry College Alumni Association, Board of Managers
  • South Carolina Bar Association

Reported Opinions

  • Super Duper, Inc. v. Penn. Nat'l Mut. Cas. Ins. Co., 683 S.E.2d 792 (S.C. 2009).
  • Duncan v. Cook, 2010 U.S. Distr. LEXIS 13124 (D.S.C. 2010).

Honors & Awards

  • Charleston Law Review, Articles Editor
  • CALI Award, Constitutional Law
  • 2013 Super Lawyers Rising Star (Civil Litigation Defense)
Meet Our Attorneys
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Our Offices
  • Charleston

  • 126 Seven Farms Drive, Suite 200
  • Charleston, SC 29492
  • (843) 577-2026
  • Charlotte

  • 756 Tyvola Road, Suite 130
  • Charlotte, NC 28217
  • (704) 940-9128
  • Columbia

  • 1612 Marion Street, Suite 200
  • Columbia, SC 29201
  • (800) 774-8242
  • Greenville

  • 1000 E North Street, Suite 200
  • Greenville, SC 29601
  • (864) 331-8940