About Us

Here at Allen Legal, our personal injury lawyers understand the pain, inconvenience, and trouble that can accompany an injury- especially due to the negligence of another party.

Recovering from an injury, be it you or a loved one, is a process that should be carefree. Your primary focus should solely be getting better – physically, emotionally,and mentally. However, variables such as living expenses, medical bills, and other responsibilities can cause extreme overwhelm to anyone who may be in the recovery process.

If someone else is the cause for your injuries, you do not have to bear the burden alone. You are rightfully entitled to compensation to help cover any injury related expenses, including mental anguish and suffering. Our legal experts will go to bat for you, aggressively fighting for what is rightfully owed to you. There’s no need for you to go back and forth with the insurance company or at-fault party- let us do the work for you!

Attorney Sam Allen

Sam Allen is the founder of Allen Legal and prides himself on serving his clients on a personal level. He has significant experience in handling different legal matters. He has been admitted to practice in South Carolina, Tennessee, the District of Columbia, and Illinois. Attorney Allen has tried over 50 cases in multiple jurisdictions on behalf of individuals and businesses.

He began working at just the tender age of 14 years old. Since then, he has worked in different fields and industries, prior to becoming a full-time litigation Attorney in 2001. Sam Allen is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University, where he was a Stalman Scholar and a founding member of the University’s chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society. He holds advanced degrees in History, Sociology, and Political Science. He earned his doctoral degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 2000.Over the years, he has built a reputation for being a knowledgeable, charismatic, and passionate litigation lawyer.
Allen currently holds memberships in the South Carolina Bar, District of Columbia Bar, and American Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Association of Justice. His political affiliations and beliefs are diverse, and he has handled cases in over 16 states. He has presented multiple cases for the National Business Institute (NBI), including personal injury and medical malpractice suits, ethical traps and trial presentation and techniques. He was listed as a Top 40 Under 40 attorney by The National Trial Lawyers.

Practice Areas

Personal Injury

A personal injury can have life altering effects on an individual, as well as their loved ones. These effects can range from medical bills piling up, emergency surgical procedures, to lost wages and short or long term disabilities. If you have experienced pain and

Nursing Home Neglect

Oftentimes, we are responsible for the care of elderly loved ones. Making the choice to commit that loved one to an assisted living institution or nursing home can be a tough decision, wrestling with feelings of guilt and uneasiness.

Automobile Accidents

Because cars are the most commonly used form of transportation, road accidents are inevitable. Some automobile accidents are due to uncontrollable conditions, such as inclement weather or animals on the road.

Medical Malpractice

Doctors and other medical professionals are generally held to a high standard because our health and well being are tied to the expertise and care they offer us. Excellent healthcare practices can have a positive effect on the quality of our lives,

Wrongful Death

Losing a family member is one of the most painful experiences we can go through in our lifetime. This pain can hit differently when we lose a loved one in part to someone else’s negligence. If you have been thinking of pursuing a wrongful death suit,

Workplace Injury

Accident related injuries that occur in the workplace can cause many issues. Oftentimes, the severity of injuries prevents one from being able to return to work. This can interfere with financial stability, especially when medical bills from the injury may add up,

Business Torts

Although there are many laws in place on proper and improper business conduct, there are entities who still choose to break the law. Situations such as fraud, breach of contract, invasion of privacy, civil theft, slander,

Meet Our Team

Samuel K. Allen

Founding Attorney

Litigation Attorney

Eric Brock


Over 20 years experience in Insurance Claims and Litigation.

Helen Creel


Personal Injury & Intake Team Leader

Joann Korleski

Senior Litigation Paralegal

Litigation Staff Director

Ashlie Hyland


Insurance Claims

The experts of Allen Legal are dedicated to getting you every penny you deserve. For the duration of your case, we will gather important information surrounding your incident, such as estimates, extent of injuries, anticipated expenses and lost wages. Conducting a detailed investigation is key in you receiving the maximum benefits possible.

Our personal injury attorneys are experienced in automobile accidents, medical malpractice, workplace injuries, nursing home abuse/neglect, business torts, and wrongful death incidents. Our consultations are 100 % free and we will give you our honest, informed feedback as to whether your claim is viable.

Contact Us Today!

We are here to address any questions or concerns you may have pertaining to your incident. We will be sure to give you sound, expert advice and come up with a course of action, based on the viability of your claim.

Give us a call at (843) 481-4000 or simply fill out the form to book a free consultation.

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