Gerald M. Finkel, a leading South Carolina attorney in insurance law, teaches
insurance law, trial advocacy and torts.
Finkel is the founding member of Finkel Law Firm, LLC, a major South Carolina business
law firm with offices in Columbia, North Charleston and Georgetown.
Finkel, who has taught trial advocacy and insurance law at the University of South
Carolina, is past president of the S.C. Trial Lawyers Association and a former member of
the S.C. Bar's Board of Governors. He has published extensively in the areas of
business law, insurance law and torts and serves on the Consultative Committee for the
restatement of Torts 3rd as a member of the America Law Institute. He has a
bachelor's degree from New York University and a law degree from the University of
South Carolina Law School.