40 Calhoun Street
Suite 350
Charleston, SC 29401


J.D., cum laude, Seattle University School of Law

Stanford Law School

M.A., University of Houston

B.A., Skidmore College


The Best Lawyers in America© "Lawyer of the Year," Professional Malpractice Law: Defendants - Charleston (2013, 2016, 2020)

The Best Lawyers in America© distinction in Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants, Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants (2007-2020)

Awarded, Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating*

Listed, South Carolina Super Lawyers®, Professional Liability: Defense (2008-2010, 2013-2020)

Women in the Law, Lawyer of the Year Honoree (2016)

Recipient, Leadership in Law Award, South Carolina Lawyers Weekly (2014)

Recipient, Henkel Award, Attorneys Liability Protection Society (2002)

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent®, and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.
Susan Taylor Wall is an experienced trial attorney in both federal and state courts. She has been in active practice as a successful litigator for more than 35 years.  She is admitted to practice in South Carolina and California and before the United States Supreme Court.  She has argued multiple appeals before the South Carolina Supreme Court, South Carolina Court of Appeals, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, and is also certified in South Carolina state and federal courts as a mediator.
Ms. Wall is recognized as a professional who serves professionals. Her numerous honors include: The Best Lawyers in America©; “Lawyer of the Year,” Charleston, Professional Malpractice Defense; “Women in the Law,” Lawyer of the Year Honoree, and South Carolina Super Lawyers®, Professional Liability: Defense. Ms. Wall is a recipient of South Carolina Lawyers Weekly Leadership in Law Award and the Henkel Award, Attorneys Liability Protection Society.  She is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated (Martindale-Hubbell).
Her service to the bench and bar includes 22 years as a member of the SC Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness and service on the Judicial Merit Selection Commission.  She frequently presents seminars on legal ethics and malpractice prevention.


South Carolina
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court, South Carolina


Member, South Carolina Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness
Member, Judicial Merit Selection Commission (2014-2016)
Member, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
Member, South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association
Member, South Carolina Women Lawyers Association
Member, Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
Member, Defense Research Institute
Emeritus Member, Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference