James H. Price III

James H. Price III

Location:
Greenville, South Carolina
Phone:
864-501-9627
Fax:
864-242-6560
Email:
Born in Greenville, SC in 1949, James "Chip" Price became an attorney in 1975. He spent the first three years as an assistant prosecutor gaining trial experience. He opened his own law practice in 1979, and has represented individuals continuously since that time.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law - State
  • Criminal Law - Federal
  • DUI/DWI
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 1975
  • New York, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 1975
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1975

Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1975
  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1972
    • Major: English

Classes/Seminars

  • Police Roadblocks in South Carolina, South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2013
  • Search and Seizure in South Carolina, South Carolina Public Defender's Office, 2001

Honors and Awards

  • Public Citizen Award, South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, 1999
  • President, Greenville County Bar Association, 2005
  • Tommy-Thomason Award, Greenville County Bar Association, 2011
  • Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Rating
  • South Carolina Special Olympics Hero, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Founding Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, 1986 - Present
  • Greenville Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Founding Member; First President
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • Cole-Huff DUI Trial Lawyers Group

Past Employment Positions

  • Greenville County, Assistant Prosecutor, 1976 - 1979
  • Self, Trial Lawyer, 1979 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • South Carolina Special Olympics, 1988 - 2014
  • Triune Mercy Center, 2014 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon