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Attorneys
David Cleveland
Member

Office: 843-577-2026

Cell: 843-224-2415

David has practiced law in state and federal courts since 1989. He has tried numerous cases to jury verdict with great success. His practice focuses on defending significant injury claims, truck accidents, and construction defect litigation.

After practicing for two years in Greenville, South Carolina, David moved his practice to Charleston in 1991 and joined Clawson and Staubes in 1998. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar, the American Bar Association, the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association, and the Defense  Research Institute.

A native of South Carolina, David graduated from Furman University with  a degree in Political Science and obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

David is married and lives in downtown Charleston. He enjoys traveling, boating and sports.



Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Business Liability
  • Construction Litigation
  • Construction Defect
  • Transportation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 1989
  • U. S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1990
  • U. S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit, 1990

Education

  • University of South Carolina,
  • Juris Doctorate, 1989
  • Furman University,
  • B.A., Political Science, 1986

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Berkeley County Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
  • Transportation Lawyers Association

Seminars/CLE's/Presentations

  • David has spoken at numerous CLE’s and made presentations relating to litigation practices.
Meet Our Attorneys
Clawson & Staubes Attorneys
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