Lee Cope of Parker Law Group named to SC Biz News 2024 Power List

HAMPTON, S.C.Lee D. Cope, a partner in Parker Law Group, has been named to the SC Biz News 2024 Power List of medical malpractice attorneys. He and other honorees were profiled in a special section of SC Biz News on March 19.

Lee Cope practices statewide in a variety of areas of litigation – not just medical malpractice, but defective products, general injury, nursing home abuse and neglect, and road and traffic signal defects. He also represents special needs children who have been abused and neglected at group homes and other facilities.

He is a former member of the South Carolina Bar’s House of Delegates, and he chairs the Medical Negligence and Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Committee of the South Carolina Association for Justice. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers several times. He has also been selected to the American Board of Trial Advocates, an invitation-only organization whose membership is limited to attorneys that have successfully completed a certain number of jury trials as lead counsel.

He was born in Fairfax and grew up in Hampton. After high school, he served in the South Carolina National Guard before joining the U.S. Army. He served as a military policeman in Germany and stateside. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1994 and earned his Juris Doctor from the university’s School of Law in 1997. He and his wife, Kim, have three children. He is a former Elder of First Presbyterian Church in Beaufort.

SC Biz News, which bills itself as the state’s market leader in business publishing, chooses Power List honorees by looking at a range of criteria, including whether an attorney is considered to be a leader in his or her professional field, and a leader in the community, with a record of bar involvement and leadership. SC Biz News publishes print and digital business news in the three major metro areas of the state: the Lowcountry, the Midlands and the Upstate.

About Parker Law Group

Parker Law Group, LLP, is a progressive law firm dedicated to helping clients in communities across South Carolina. Its attorneys practice in a wide range of areas, including personal injury, abuse and neglect of special needs children, car accidents, defamation, defective products and vehicles, insurance litigation, medical malpractice, sexual assault and harassment, workers’ compensation, and many others. The firm maintains a workplace culture that fosters creativity, teamwork, inclusion and philanthropy. Learn more at https://parkerlawgroupsc.com/.