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Trey M. Nicolette

Office: 843-577-2026

Cell: 919-923-4058

Trey Nicolette is a South Carolina attorney who graduated from Charleston School of Law in 2011. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Juniata College in 2004. During law school, he served as a Senator and President Pro Tempore for the Student Bar Association and was recognized for peforming over 200 hours of pro bono work. Trey performed his pro bono work with the Ninth Circuit Solicitor of South Carolina, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control, and South Carolina Legal Services.

Trey was admitted to the South Carolina Bar in 2011. He has also been admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Judicial Circuit. Mr. Nicolette began his legal career in Orangeburg South Carolina where he served as law clerk for the Honorable Edgar Dickson, Judge for the 1st Judicial Circuit of South Carolina. He continued practicing in Bamberg South Carolina with Micahel C. Tanner, LLC, focusing on Medical Malpractice defense for state funded hospitals and defending against Constitutional claims from inmates for the South Carolina Department of Corrections. Trey also continued to work with SC Legal Services for underprivileged individuals and acted as court appointed Gaurdian Ad Litem in several counties in SC. Trey continued his practice in Columbia SC at Grier Cox and Cranshaw where he focused on litigation defense, including construction defect litigation, wrongful death, personal injury, workers compensation, and general liability. Trey also remained active in the legal community by serving as the Vice President of the Columbia chapter of the Charleston School of Law Alumni Association.

While not serving his clients, Trey enjoys reading, staying active with boating, snowboarding, and sprint traithlons, and spending as much time with his brothers, sisters, and father as possible.

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Construction
  • Dram Shop and Liquor Liability
  • Employment
  • HOA & Community Associations
  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
  • Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Injury
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina Bar - 2011
  • United States District Court District of South Carolina - 2012
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit - 2012


  • Charleston School of Law, Charleston, SC J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA B.S. in Biology
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