Andrew Mathias practices in the Business Litigation Group and works closely with Billy Wilkins, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Prior to joining Nexsen Pruet, Mr. Mathias clerked for South Carolina Supreme Court Chief Justice Jean H. Toal. He also has defense litigation experience in the areas of transportation and products liability.
Mr. Mathias earned his B.A. in Political Science, magna cum laude, from Clemson University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. While in law school he argued a mock appeal before a panel of judges including U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.
Mr. Mathias is active in South Carolina politics having worked on campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives and the South Carolina Senate. He is a past member of the Legislative Advisory Committee of SC BIPEC (South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee). He currently serves as Secretary for the South Carolina Supreme Court Historical Society.
Co-Author, "If you don't object, it didn't happen: preserving errors for appeal", South Carolina Bar approved CLE course, Appellate Law, 2012
- 2012 Named one of Greenville Business Magazine's "Best & Brightest"
- 2009-2010 SC Supreme Court clerk for Chief Justice Jean H. Toal
- 2006 J. Woodrow Lewis Moot Court Competition - Winner
- 2007 National Moot Court Competition Team
- 2005-2006 Clerk for South Carolina Governor's Office
- Clemson University, B.A., 2004
- University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2007
Bar & Court Admissions
- South Carolina
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
- Supreme Court of the United States Bar
Civic & Professional Memberships
- South Carolina Supreme Court Historical Society, Secretary (2011-2012)
- Legislative Advisory Committee of SC BIPEC, Past Member
- American Bar Association
- South Carolina Bar
- Greenville County Bar Association
- South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers