Shawn Bevans practices in the firm’s Charleston office where he regularly defends the interests of businesses and individuals in South Carolina state and federal courts. Through his active litigation practice, Shawn has developed significant trial experience handling matters involving automobile and boating accidents, products liability, premises liability, construction defect, admiralty and other general tort liability cases.

Prior to joining MGC, Shawn served as the editor in chief of the Charleston Maritime Law Bulletin (MALABU) and as a judicial extern for the Hon. Sol Blatt, Jr., Senior United States District Court Judge for the District of South Carolina.

While he’s away from the office, Shawn spends his time in and on the waterways of the Lowcountry, chasing around his Irish Setter and cheering on the Clemson Tigers.

Practice Areas

  • Adulterated Food
  • Alcohol Liability
  • Bad Faith
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Coverage
  • Employment
  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Slander/Defamation
  • Transportation
  • Trucking

Education

  • Charleston School of Law (JD)
  • Clemson University (BS)

Professional Memberships

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute

Bar Admissions

  • 2012 South Carolina
  • 2016 US District Court, District of South Carolina