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Matt Story

Office: 843-577-2026

Cell: 843-224-2405

Matt has practiced law for 24 years, the last 21 with Clawson and Staubes.  He is licensed to practice law in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.  Matt has tried over 100 cases to verdict for individuals and corporations and represents local businesses, state agencies and major insurance carriers, appearing at every level in his workers compensation and tort practice.  Matt is the section head of Clawson and Staubes’ workers compensation section, and also practices in the areas of insurance coverage litigation, premises, products and municipal litigation.

Matt has lectured before various organizations on issues related to tort and workers’ compensation law. He appears before the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission representing individuals, employers, self-insured and insurance carriers, as well as state agencies. He tries numerous cases each year throughout South Carolina.

Matt is active in various civic and charitable organizations, including Stella Maris Church.  He is a leader in Boy Scout Troop 59, a board member of the Christ Our King/Stella Maris School Board, and member and Youth Director of the East Cooper Knights of Columbus.  Matt lives in Mount Pleasant with his wife Christine and sons Jack and Joe and dog, Maebelle.


Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1992
  • South Carolina, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1993
  • North Carolina, 1997


  • University of Georgia
  • Juris Doctorate, 1990
  • University of Georgia
  • B.A., Journalism, 1987

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Berkeley County Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association
  • South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission Educational Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
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