Michael Petit defends insurance carriers and insureds in workers’ compensation matters in the firm’s Charleston office. He has practiced in the insurance defense industry for over 15 years. Michael prides himself on being creative when finding solutions and making arguments on behalf of his clients. He values personal relationships with clients in an industry that can often be impersonal.

Michael enjoys photography and traveling to Cuba. He has spent significant time as a freelance photographer in Cuba and his work has been featured by CBS News, Yahoo News, Cultural Cuba, Marazul Tours, Thomas Cook, Halfstack Magazine and W Magazine.

Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation


  • University of South Carolina School of Law (JD)
  • University of South Carolina (BS)

Professional Memberships

  • South Carolina Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • 2001 South Carolina