Patrick W. Carr, Esq

Patrick is a respected litigator and skilled negotiator. He has served as lead counsel in nearly 100 jury trials in South Carolina, covering more than a dozen counties. He is a Certified South Carolina Circuit Court Mediator, and has been an invited lecturer at continuing legal education programs focusing on automobile accident litigation and civil litigation techniques in South Carolina.

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During college and law school, Patrick served as Legislative Aide to The Honorable James L. Mann Cromer, Jr., who for many years was the only Independent member of the South Carolina House of Representatives. During the summer of 1993, he was awarded the LBJ Congressional Internship for The Honorable James E. Clyburn.

Upon completing law school, Patrick was a member of one of South Carolina's largest law firms for 11 years, representing a host of businesses and insurance companies in Florence and the greater Pee Dee area of South Carolina, as well as Charleston and the Lowcountry.

Hilton Head Island attorney

In July 2009, Patrick moved to Hilton Head Island and joined The Law Office of Berry & Carr P.C. He proudly serves individual clients throughout the Lowcountry in a variety of cases, including personal injury, premises liability, products liability, employment disputes, intentional torts, and breach of contract matters. Most importantly, Patrick is a trial lawyer who takes pride in helping others navigate the legal system at a time when they are beset by injury or tragedy.

When outside of the office Patrick enjoys spending time with his family, listening to music, reading books, and attending athletic events. A native of Columbia, South Carolina, he is a longtime member of the USC Gamecock Club and supporter of the University of South Carolina.

 Areas of Practice

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury

 Admitted to practice

  • South Carolina, 1998
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, 1999

 Certifications and Honors

  • Certified South Carolina Circuit Court Mediator, 2008


  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1998
  • University of South Carolina Honors College, Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1995

Professional memberships

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Beaufort County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • American Association for Justice

 Community activities

  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Hilton Head Island

 When you need it most, we can help.

Contact Patrick W. Carr at our Hilton Head office conveniently located at the corner of Highway 278 and Spanish Wells Road in Hilton Head Island.

We represent injured people and their families in Hilton Head Island, Beaufort, Bluffton, Charleston, Hardeeville, Ridgeland, and throughout the Lowcountry region of South Carolina.

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