Nicholas G. Callas has an extensive background in workers' compensation and personal injury litigation and has a statewide reputation for his deft handling of Social Security disability matters.
Mr. Callas graduated, cum laude, in 1982 from Boston College and earned his Juris Doctorate in 1990 from the University of South Carolina. After serving as law clerk to the Honorable Luke N. Brown, Fourteenth Judicial Circuit, Ridgeland, South Carolina in 1990 and as law clerk to the Honorable William H. Ballenger, Tenth Judicial Circuit, Walhalla, South Carolina, from 1991-1992, Mr. Callas worked as an Assistant State Prosecuting Attorney, Fifth Circuit Solicitor, Richland County.
Mr. Callas is a member of the Richland County Bar Association; South Carolina Bar; South Carolina Association for Justice (Board of Governors, 1997-2000); American Association for Justice; and the Injured Workers' Advocates.
Admitted to practice in all South Carolina state courts, Mr. Callas is a frequent speaker at legal seminars. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel with the U.S. Air Force Reserve.
Areas of Practice:
Social Security -- Disability
Social Security -- Retirement & Survivors Benefits
Workers' Compensation Law
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
Litigation & Appeals
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
South Carolina, 1991
University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1990 J.D.
Boston College, 1982 B.A. Honors: Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Richland County Bar Association
South Carolina Bar
South Carolina Association for Justice, 1997 - 2000
Board of Governors
American Association for Justice
Injured Workers' Advocates
S.C. Small Business Chamber of Commerce, 2008 - Present
Board of Directors