Our North Charleston attorneys at Joye Law Firm can help you through the confusion and strain that follow a serious accident. Since 1968, we have helped injured individuals and workers throughout South Carolina recover the compensation they deserve and need to move on with their lives, including numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and wrongful death cases involving:
The firm has also assisted thousands of clients obtain workers’ compensation.
With more than 150 years of combined litigation experience, our attorneys have been named Super Lawyers in South Carolina and received an AV rating from the distinguished Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. For a free case evaluation, call us today at 877-936-9707 or use our online form.
North Charleston Hospitals & Medical Centers
If you have been injured in a vehicle or at the workplace, you may need immediate and ongoing medical treatment. Hospitals and other major medical centers located in North Charleston, S.C., and the surrounding area include:
- Roper Hospital Diagnostics & ER – Northwoods
- HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
- Health First-Rapid Care
- Naval Health Clinic Charleston
- Nason Medical Center
- Palmetto Behavioral Health
- Trident Health System
North Charleston Court System
The City of North Charleston Municipal Court is authorized to hear all cases arising under state or municipal codes which occur within the city limits. Municipal Court is located at City Hall at 2500 City Hall Lane, North Charleston, SC 29406 on the 1st Floor. The telephone number for the Municipal Court is (843) 740-2601. The City of North Charleston is in Charleston County, part of the 9th Judicial Circuit. The Charleston County Court of Common Pleas is the Circuit Court branch that has jurisdiction over civil cases in North Charleston, Charleston County, in which the value at stake exceeds $7,500. Cases involving less than $7,500 are heard in the Small Claims Magistrates’ Court. The Court of Common Pleas and Clerk of Court are located at 100 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401. The court’s general phone number is (843) 958-5000.
The state agency in charge of administering the workers’ compensation laws in South Carolina is the S.C. Workers’ Compensation Commission. The agency is broken into districts, with North Charleston being part of District 4. Informal conferences and hearings before deputy commissioners are held within this district, while appeals go to the Full Commission and, if necessary, the S.C. Court of Appeals and Supreme Court. More information about the S.C. Workers’ Compensation Commission can be found through their website at www.wcc.state.sc.us.
If you appeal the decision on your claim, this same office will be where your hearing occurs before an administrative law judge. In North Charleston, this office is located at 3875 Faber Place Drive, North Charleston, SC 29405. The phone number is (843) 727-4511.
Contact Our North Charleston Personal Injury & Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Today
If you’ve been seriously injured in a North Charleston accident, you can trust our attorneys to work to get you the money and benefits you are entitled to receive. Call Joye Law Firm at 877-936-9707 or fill out our free online case evaluation form today.