Austin H. Crosby


Hampton Office

The primary focus of Austin’s practice is on Automotive Products Liability and Consumer Products litigation.  He has successfully handled cases in State and Federal Court involving defective tires, airbags, seatbelts, industrial machinery, fitness equipment, hip implants, handheld steamers, cargo trailers, and a number of other defective products.  Austin is often associated by other lawyers to handle cases involving defective products and regularly lectures on issues pertaining to products liability cases.  Super Lawyers has named him a Rising Star in the area of Products Liability from 2017 – 2022.

While his passion is handling cases involving defective products, Austin  has also successfully handled cases involving tractor trailer collisions, roadway defects, motor vehicle collisions, and premises liability.

Austin is a native of Hampton County and has strong ties to the local community.  After graduating from law school, he served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Doyet A. Early, III, Second Judicial Circuit Judge. He and his wife, Kensley, live outside of Beaufort along with their two daughters Lawson and Swain.

Associations & Memberships

  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • Attorney Information Exchange Group (AIEG)
  • SC Bar Association

Admin / Paralegal

LaQuitta Bowers

Adrienne Rizer

Casey Gore

Elizabeth "Beth" Crumley



  • Clemson University, 2006
  • Charleston School of Law, 2010

Practice Areas

  • Car Accidents
  • Burn Injuries
  • Defective Products
  • Defective Vehicles
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death